A gunman has opened fire at a yoga studio in the US state of Florida, killing two people and wounding four others before killing himself, authorities said.
The suspect shot six people and pistol-whipped another after walking into the studio at a shopping center in Tallahassee, Police Chief Michael DeLeo told reporters Friday evening.
The victims were taken to hospitals. Two of them died at the hospital and the other four were in critical condition, DeLeo said.
People at the studio fought the gunman and some tried to save others, the chief said.
All indications are that the shooting was the act of a lone shooter, he added.
“As we process the gut-wrenching act of violence that took place this evening in a place of peace in our community, we hold in our hearts everyone who is affected and lift them up in love,” officials tweeted from the city’s verified account.
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