O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US
Posted by: SNorander ()
Date: February 27, 2013 11:45PM

http://www.skyvalleychronicle.com/BREAKING-NEWS/SEVERAL-DEAD-IN-MASS-SHOOTING-IN-SWITZERLAND-1276074


SEVERAL DEAD IN MASS SHOOTING IN SWITZERLAND
February 27, 2013





The scene outside the Kronospan wood processing plant after the shooting and arrival of police. Photo courtesy Luzerner Zeitung. CLICK TO ENLARGE(INTERNATIONAL) -- A work place shooting, indeed any criminal shooting incident is a fairly rare event in Switzerland which has relatively little gun related crime despite having one of the highest rates of gun ownership in the world.

But it does happen. Police say several people have been killed and seriously injured during a shooting at a factory near the Swiss city of Lucerne.

The shooting occurred at the Kronospan wood processing plant in the town of Menznau, police said in a statement.

One witness to the incident said five people had been killed, according to a Swiss newspaper, the Luzerner Zeitung, a Swiss-German language daily newspaper published in Lucerne. Police did not immediately confirm that account.

The shooting reportedly started in the canteen at the factory around 09:00 (08:00 GMT). The Swiss police statement said emergency services were on the scene.

An English translation from the Luzerner Zeitung report said," The Swiss Rega air rescue was with (sic) three helicopters in use. They flew a total of four seriously injured in two different hospitals... still no information on the subject."

There was no immediate word on the shooter or shooters or precisely what happened at the factory or why.

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O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US645 SNorander 02/27/2013 11:45PM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 354 rocknut 02/27/2013 11:54PM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 280 Walk In The Shadows 02/28/2013 02:12AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 284 Doug Wolfgang 02/28/2013 01:39AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 259 SNorander 02/28/2013 01:51AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 231 backwhereubelong 02/28/2013 01:54AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 250 rocknut 02/28/2013 01:59AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 237 backwhereubelong 02/28/2013 02:14AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 242 rocknut 02/28/2013 02:39AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 194 backwhereubelong 02/28/2013 02:45AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 222 AndyC 02/28/2013 04:20AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 219 SNorander 02/28/2013 04:58AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 230 Troy 02/28/2013 04:21AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 207 Walk In The Shadows 02/28/2013 04:40AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 206 Doug Wolfgang 02/28/2013 05:04AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 199 SNorander 02/28/2013 05:10AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 209 Doug Wolfgang 02/28/2013 05:12AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 202 SNorander 02/28/2013 05:19AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 186 Troy 02/28/2013 05:40AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 215 SNorander 02/28/2013 05:43AM
It was Norway 259 rocknut 02/28/2013 05:15AM
Re: It was Norway 237 Walk In The Shadows 02/28/2013 05:25AM
Re: It was Norway 230 rocknut 02/28/2013 05:26AM
Re: It was Norway 226 SNorander 02/28/2013 05:30AM
Re: It was Norway... 202 Geir 02/28/2013 07:28AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 200 Troy 02/28/2013 05:56AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 212 SNorander 02/28/2013 04:59AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 182 Troy 02/28/2013 07:53AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 181 Doug Wolfgang 02/28/2013 08:17AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 180 Troy 02/28/2013 08:46AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 160 Daredevil 02/28/2013 06:49PM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 152 JMac 02/28/2013 05:34PM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 192 Michael Eaton 02/28/2013 06:06PM
No They Happen All Over The World 204 pure666metal 02/28/2013 06:21PM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 206 Doug Wolfgang 03/01/2013 01:39AM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 173 rocknut 03/01/2013 05:14AM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 186 Walk In The Shadows 03/01/2013 05:32AM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 161 Troy 03/01/2013 08:21AM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 143 SNorander 03/01/2013 12:00PM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 134 AndyC 03/01/2013 09:07PM


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