Seven people injured in mass shooting at Wisconsin casino, suspected gunman is in custody
- Police swarmed the Oneida Casino in Green Bay, Wisconsin, on Saturday after a gunman went on a shooting rampage
- An official Twitter account at the Casino warned of an ‘active shooter situation’ just after 9pm on Saturday night
- The casino later said seven people had been injured and the suspect was in custody
Police swarmed the Oneida Casino in Green Bay, Wisconsin, on Saturday evening after a gunman went on a shooting rampage leaving seven people wounded.
Officers were spotted drawing their weapons as they entered the casino on Saturday evening.
The casino warned of an ‘active shooter situation’ in a Tweet posted at 9:18pm.
‘There is currently an active shooter situation at the Oneida Casino,’ it Tweeted.
‘Several Law Enforcement agencies are working to secure the location. Please do not go near the Main Casino on Hwy 172.’
A few minutes later the Onedia Casino updated their statement to say a suspect had been arrested.
‘Shooter is in custody. Seven people shot. Authorities are currently working to clear out the casino. Multiple law enforcement agencies on scene’
The Oneida Casino Tweeted a warning to stay away after an active shooter was on the loose
The Oneida Casino in Green Bay Wisconsin later confirmed a suspect was in custody
A video posted online shows officers arriving at the casino and rushing into the casino with guns drawn.