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1 killed, 2 injured in shooting outside Tenn. automotive plant

It's not clear if the gunman has been taken into custody

By PoliceOne Staff

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — One person is dead and two others were injured after a shooting outside the Ficosa plant Tuesday morning. 

Major Carl Sells told NewsTalk 94.1 radio that one person has died. Cookeville Mayor Ricky Shelton told News Channel 5 that the alleged shooter was one of the three people shot. It’s unclear if the gunman has been taken into custody, WRCB reported.

Shelton tweeted that the scene was secure and there is no outside threat.

Their conditions are unknown.

Nearly 300 employees work at the automotive plant. 


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