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 US596 SNorander 02/27/2013 11:45PM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 304 rocknut 02/27/2013 11:54PM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 249 Walk In The Shadows 02/28/2013 02:12AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 252 Doug Wolfgang 02/28/2013 01:39AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 228 SNorander 02/28/2013 01:51AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 197 backwhereubelong 02/28/2013 01:54AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 214 rocknut 02/28/2013 01:59AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 204 backwhereubelong 02/28/2013 02:14AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 206 rocknut 02/28/2013 02:39AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 160 backwhereubelong 02/28/2013 02:45AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 190 AndyC 02/28/2013 04:20AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 183 SNorander 02/28/2013 04:58AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 193 Troy 02/28/2013 04:21AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 177 Walk In The Shadows 02/28/2013 04:40AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 175 Doug Wolfgang 02/28/2013 05:04AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 166 SNorander 02/28/2013 05:10AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 164 Doug Wolfgang 02/28/2013 05:12AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 151 SNorander 02/28/2013 05:19AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 151 Troy 02/28/2013 05:40AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 166 SNorander 02/28/2013 05:43AM
It was Norway 221 rocknut 02/28/2013 05:15AM
Re: It was Norway 204 Walk In The Shadows 02/28/2013 05:25AM
Re: It was Norway 199 rocknut 02/28/2013 05:26AM
Re: It was Norway 191 SNorander 02/28/2013 05:30AM
Re: It was Norway... 170 Geir 02/28/2013 07:28AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 168 Troy 02/28/2013 05:56AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 179 SNorander 02/28/2013 04:59AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 148 Troy 02/28/2013 07:53AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 150 Doug Wolfgang 02/28/2013 08:17AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 120 Troy 02/28/2013 08:46AM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 136 Daredevil 02/28/2013 06:49PM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 125 JMac 02/28/2013 05:34PM
Re: O/T for those who say mass shooting only happen in the US 160 Michael Eaton 02/28/2013 06:06PM
No They Happen All Over The World 168 pure666metal 02/28/2013 06:21PM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 164 Doug Wolfgang 03/01/2013 01:39AM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 151 rocknut 03/01/2013 05:14AM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 158 Walk In The Shadows 03/01/2013 05:32AM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 108 Troy 03/01/2013 08:21AM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 118 SNorander 03/01/2013 12:00PM
Re: No They Happen All Over The World 101 AndyC 03/01/2013 09:07PM


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