The city of Louisville, Kentucky, is reeling from a mass shooting that occurred at a local branch of Old National Bank. According to police, the shooting was livestreamed by the gunman and left 5 people dead and 8 others injured.
Eyewitnesses report that the shooter entered the bank and began firing indiscriminately. The incident took place during regular business hours and the victims included bank staff and customers.
Police have identified the suspect as a man in his thirties and are investigating a possible motive. The shooter reportedly had no prior criminal record and had not been known to police.
The Louisville community is struggling to come to terms with yet another senseless act of violence. The incident has prompted local authorities to review their security protocols and to urge residents to report any suspicious activity.
In response to the shooting, the Louisville baseball game scheduled for today has been postponed. The university has extended its condolences to the victims and their families.
The shooting has also sparked national attention, with major news outlets covering the story in detail. While the investigation continues, many are calling for action to prevent such tragedies from occurring in the future.