Two soldiers of the 319-th reconnaissance wing military-air forces of the USA killed at the air base in Grand forks, North Dakota. The incident report posted on the website of the Department.
June 1 at 4: 30 (12.30 CET) at the base shooting occurred, soon the scene was brought under control, said in a press release.
The names of the victims have not been disclosed in the interests of their relatives.
The commander of the base Colonel Cameron Pringle said at the briefing that the fire was opened in the Dorm for pilots, writes the Grand Forks Herald. He refused to provide details about the suspect in the murder, stressing that at the base is now safe. Pringle did not answer the question of whether the soldiers are wearing their weapons in the hostel.
The office of special investigations, the air force is investigating the shooting, told the newspaper the County Sheriff Joel Lloyd. This may indicate that the killer is a soldier, otherwise the consequence assigned to the Sheriff’s office, the newspaper notes.
This is the second shooting incident at the American airbases for the month: 21 may the man opened fire near the entrance to the subdivision of the naval forces of the USA in the state of Texas. During the attack a woman was wounded, the sailor, the shooter was killed by the personnel of the base.