Indiana Lawmakers React To Overnight Violence At FedEx Facility

INDIANAPOLIS (WPTA21) - A gunman killed eight individuals and wounded a number of others earlier than taking his personal life throughout an assault in a single day at a FedEx facility close to the Indianapolis airport. 

Police stated 5 others have been despatched to the hospital with accidents. 

This mass taking pictures joins the checklist of different current killings within the U.S. 

READ MORE: MASS SHOOTING: 8 people killed; Several with injuries at Indy FedEx facility

Within the wake of the violence, lawmakers are waking up and sharing their reactions through social media. 

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb has ordered flags be lowered to half-staff from now till Tuesday to recollect the lives misplaced. 

“That is one other heartbreaking day and I’m shaken by the mass taking pictures on the FedEx Floor facility in Indianapolis. Indiana State Police are working with native responders and we'll proceed to supply any and all assets wanted to help throughout this tragedy. In instances like this, phrases like justice and sorrow fall brief in response for these senselessly taken. Our ideas are with the households, mates, coworkers and all these affected by this horrible scenario.

"As we speak, I'll order that flags be decrease to half-staff from now till sundown on Tuesday, April 20 in remembrance of these we have misplaced."

Gov. Eric Holcomb

Sen. Mike Braun took to social media Friday morning to thank legislation enforcement.

Each Braun and Sen. Todd Younger described the taking pictures as mindless and a tragedy.

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