NORCROSS, Ga. (Tuesday, Feb. 21) – According to authorities; five people are dead in an evident murder-suicide at a suburban Atlanta spa on Tuesday night. The dead include three males of Asian descent and two females of Asian descent, police said.
|Five dead in Su Jung Health Sauna Shooting Spree (Atlanta, Georgia)|
According to details; law enforcement agencies responded to the firing spree at the Su Jung Health Sauna on Buford Highway, just northeast of Atlanta, about 9:00 p.m. ET.
Brian Harr, Norcross Police Captain, told in a press briefing that police had found a weapon at the spot and incident was believed to be a murder-suicide case. Harr said further through a press release that an initial inquiry revealed that an Asian male entered into the spa, shot four of the victims before shooting himself on the spot.
Eyewitnesses told that four of the victims were declared dead at the spot while the fifth was shifted to a local hospital bleeding severely who was later pronounced dead.
The spa is apparently run by a husband and a wife, according to a source who spoke with media.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation was called to the scene to help investigate.
Watch below the video report of the Atlanta spa shooting spree incident: