Three people are dead after a shooting at a movie theater in Louisiana, local police have confirmed
On Thursday night, a gunman opened fire at the Grand Theater in Lafayette, according to The Advertiser.
Lafayette Police Chief Jim Craft told local media seven people have been injured, and multiple witnesses described the shooter as a white, middle-aged male.
The shooter is one of the deceased, according to Craft, and it appears he died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
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