MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Mobile Police confirmed to WKRG News 5 that they are on the scene of what they believe is a murder-suicide. Police said it is a workplace shooting at Gulf City Body and Trailer Works on S. Conception Street.
Police responded to the shop around 10 a.m. after a shots fired report. It happened during business hours, others were inside at the time. Police confirm the two men were co-workers.
Multiple police officers, including the Chief of Police, responded to the scene.
“Because this did happen at a workplace, it’s very important that we get out here, assess the situation, and determine whether or not other people could be possibly injured as a result of this incident,” said Corporal Katrina Frazier, with the Mobile Police Department.
They found one man dead at the scene. Another man was taken to a hospital where he died.
Police believe one of the men shot the other, and then himself.
This is a developing story. WKRG News 5 will continue to update this story as we gather more details.