ALBERTVILLE: A worker at a fire hydrant plant in Alabama pulled out a gun and commenced firing early Tuesday, killing two folks and wounding two extra, police mentioned.
The gunfire broke out about 2:30 a.m. at a Mueller Co.plant in Albertville, Police Chief Jamie Smith advised information retailers.
The gunman then received in a automobile and left the manufacturing unit, and police have but to make an arrest, he mentioned. Smith says it wasn’t clear what prompted the capturing. An organization consultant didn’t instantly reply to an electronic mail searching for remark.
Mueller is a subsidiary of Mueller Water Products Inc., which calls itself a number one maker of water distribution and measurement merchandise in north America.
More than 400 folks work on the plant in Albertville, making it one of many largest employers within the space and giving the city its nickname of “Fire Hydrant Capital of the World.”