By Servet Gunerigok

At least five people were killed Wednesday during an active shooter situation at the Molson Coors beer brewing company’s headquarters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, President Donald Trump confirmed. 

Speaking at a White House press briefing on efforts to tackle the deadly novel coronavirus, Trump said a “wicked murderer” opened fire at the plant, taking the lives of five people.

According to law enforcement officials, the suspected gunman is a former employee who was recently fired.

“It’s a terrible thing, and our hearts go out to the people of Wisconsin,” said Trump, offering his condolences to the victims’ families.   


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