What we know about the victims of the Indianapolis mass shooting

Eight people who were killed along with several others who were injured in a Thursday evening shooting at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis have been identified by local law enforcement.

The big picture: The Sikh Coalition said at least four of the eight victims were members of the Indianapolis Sikh community.

Here is what we know about the victims so far:

The Marion County Coroner’s Office and Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department on Friday released the names of the victims: Matthew Alexander, 32; Samaria Blackwell, 19; Amarjeet Johal, 66; Jaswinder Kaur, 64; Jaswinder Singh, 68; Amarjit Sekhon, 48; Karlie Smith, 19; and John Weisert, 74.

  • Police said the “names of the other victims are not being released.”

The suspected attacker Brandon Hole, 19, shot himself after the Thursday evening killing spree at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis, law enforcement said.

Go deeper: Suspect in FedEx shooting identified as 19-year-old former employee Brandon Hole

Editor’s note: This story will be updated as additional information about the victims emerges.

Source: Axios Breaking News

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