US police have shot lifeless an axe-wielding man who opened fireplace in a cinema in Nashville, Tennessee on Wednesday after dousing the auditorium with pepper spray.
Police say the assault that occurred throughout a screening of “Mad Max: Fury Street”.
Three individuals had been handled for publicity to the spray, together with a person who additionally suffered a superficial wound to the shoulder.
Not one of the victims was taken to hospital.
Police say they responded rapidly and, when confronted, the person fired at an officer.
“In the end the suspect, who I’m informed was carrying a surgical masks, got here out of a again door of the theatre”, Don Aaron of Metro Nashville Police Division informed reporters. “Metro officers behind the theatre outdoors engaged him. He was shot, fatally wounded and was pronounced deceased on the scene.”
The taking pictures got here lower than two weeks after three individuals had been killed and 9 wounded when a gunman opened fireplace in a cinema in Lafayette, Louisiana.