Transcript for 5 victims, shooter dead; 5 police officers injured in Aurora active shooter situation
And approximately 124 today you are police department received multiple calls for an active shooter. At 641 archer avenue and manufacturing warehouse. At 128 officers arrived and were fired upon immediately. Two of the initial four officers entering the building who shot. Additional officers begin to arrive and were also fired upon a total of five officers were struck by gunfire. The other officers on the scene located gunshot victims inside the building at this time we have confirmed that five victims are deceased. You're a fire department arrived on scene to stage with medics. A regional law enforcement response was court needed to include rescue task force. And several teams of officers went inside to locate and engage the offender. The building is 29000. Square feet and when they located the event gets under the engaged in gunfire with them ultimately killing him. The shooter is identified as Gary Martin his take 45 year old man who we believe he was employee employee of the company. At this time we aren't sure of the motive of this act of violence all five police officers were transported to local hospitals. And from there and you were airlifted to Chicago area trauma centers. A six officers being treated for a knee injury.
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