Foreign Affairs
Five killed in shootout at Florida bank

A 21-year-old youth has been arrested after allegedly killing five persons in a shootout at a bank in Florida.

It is being reported that the alleged aggressor himself, Zaphen Xaver, called the Police to tell them he had killed some persons in the bank.

Xaver entered the Sun Trust Bank in Sebring at about 12.30 p.m. and ordered customers to lie on the floor, before starting to shoot at them.

The victims were the only persons inside the bank at the time. The motive behind the shooting is not known.

 

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