5 Dead As Gunman Opened Fire In North Carolina

The shooting occurred in the capital of the North Carolina state near the Neuse River Greenway. Multiple people have been killed so far including a police officer with a few injured. The injured were quickly transferred to a nearby health facility. One injured remains in critical condition.

Raleigh Police At The Crime Scene

Panic In The Neighbourhood

Fear has unfolded over the community after the horrific killing of 5 individuals in the recent mass shooting. The shooting took place at around 17:00 EDT. “Tonight, terror has reached our doorstep. The nightmare of every community has come to Raleigh,” Roy Cooper, The state’s Governor said in a press conference

The Suspect Has Been Arrested

The suspect of the attack was arrested later after killing and injuring multiple people. Mayor Mary-Ann Baldwin said before the arrest that the gunman was circled by police in residence nearby. ‘‘The gunman, a white male juvenile, was taken into custody,’’ The police said.

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