Going Postal: FedEx Shooter at Large, Police Respond

Screenshot 2014-04-29 at 9.31.30 AMA gunman injured six people at a Georgia FedEx facility early Tuesday before he apparently turned the gun on himself, authorities said.

The male suspect died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, and was found inside the FedEx facility’s loading dock, reported NBC affiliate WXIA-TV.

“We are confirming that the suspect in this case is deceased from an apparent self inflicted gunshot wound,” said Cobb County police spokesman Mike Bowman.

He added that officers were still “sweeping” the area around the Kennesaw, Ga., building Tuesday morning.

Police were first called to the scene at 5:44 a.m., prompting a lockdown of the facility on Airport Road and more than 50 emergency vehicles to rush to the scene.

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