In Colorado Springs, United States, a man shot six people at a birthday party last Sunday, after which he ended his own life. Thats what the American police report.
The party took place at a trailer park. Several families had gathered in a trailer to celebrate their birthday. “The defendant is the boyfriend of one of the female victims. He drove to the park, walked in and opened fire,” says the Colorado Springs police. His motive is unknown.
“ This terrible act has resulted in the death of six adults. The children present have remained unharmed and are currently staying with acquaintances”, reports the police. Upon arrival, the police found six dead and one man, the shooter, who was in critical condition. “He was taken to the hospital and died of his injuries.”
The Mayor of Colorado Springs, John Suthers, says in a statement: “Today we mourn the deceased and think of their next of kin.”