Workplace shooting at poultry plant in Fresno

November 6, 2012 

— Fresno police are on the scene of a workplace shooting in central Fresno.

At least three people have been shot at the Apple Valley Farms plant on Hedges Avenue. Apple Valley Farms is a poultry and meat processor with about 50 employees. It is located in an industrial area near the Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad tracks, just north of Olive Avenue and just east of Blackstone Avenue.

Initial reports are that the gunman killed himself nearby.

For the complete story, go to The Fresno Bee.

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