Eight people have been killed and many others injured in a shooting in the city of Indianapolis.
Eye-witnesses said that they heard a number of shots at the FedEx facility with one of them saying that he saw a man using an automatic weapon.
The aggressor, who was acting on his own, then killed himself with the authorities saying that there was no further danger to public safety.
Officials at the scene certified eight people dead on the spot while many others were taken to the hospital with serious injuries.
The company said that safety was its main priority and paid tribute to the victims of this massacre. The reasons behind the shooting have yet to be established.