Dallas Hospital Shooting: Two Employees Killed

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Dallas Hospital Shooting Dallas Hospital: Two Employees Killed

Police responded to a shooting that erupted Saturday at Methodist Dallas Medical Center.

Two Dallas hospital workers were killed Saturday in a shooting that occurred inside the hospital center. The suspected shooter was shot and injured by police, authorities said.

The shooting happened around 11 a.m. inside the facility which is part of the Methodist Health System hospital network, according to the hospital spokesperson. , Ryan Owens. A Methodist Health System officer arrived at the scene, confronted the suspect and shot the suspect, wounding him, Mr. Owens said in a statement.

The names of the victims and their duties at the hospital have not been disclosed.

The Methodist Health System family is heartbroken over the loss of two of our beloved team, reads a statement from the network. Our entire organization mourns this unimaginable tragedy.

The suspect, whose name has also not been released at this time, has been taken to another hospital. His condition is not known and he is in custody, Mr. Owens said.

Dallas Police have referred matters to Dallas Police. hospital, which did not return phone calls for comment.

This shooting follows one at a hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas in September , where a visitor was killed. Another shooting also killed four people in June at a hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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