BREAKING: An active shooter has been reported at Excel Industries in Hesston. We are gathering details
— KAKE Monica Castro (@KAKEmonica) February 25, 2016
Details are just starting to come in about a workplace shooting at Excel Industries in Hesston, Kansas.
Walton said the shooter was an employee, and he was killed by authorities.
Walton said as many three people were killed. As many as 20 people were hurt. Walton said there are four to five crime scenes in this case.
We’ll update when we have more confirmed information.
Employees are identifying the murderer as a black male painter employed by the company. We do not give mass killers the celebrity they desire, but we have found the Facebook profile of the murderer, which includes the photos of what we believe to be the firearms used in the attack.
The murderer is a convicted felon with multiple convictions for burglary, grand theft, and other charges in Florida.