Three people were killed and fourteen wounded after a man went on a shooting rampage in Hesston, Kansas.
It happened on Thursday afternoon at 5:23 p.m. local time and authorities are describing the incident as a series of shootings that ended at an Excel Industries plant, 57 kilometres north of Wichita.
Co-workers identified the shooter as 38 year old Cedric Ford who was employed at the plant that specializes in lawn care equipment.
Ford was fatally shot by police ending the spree. Authorities have ruled out terrorism.
Investigators are searching his home in a trailer park, hoping to find clues leading to a motive.
Hesston College took precautionary measures and went into immediate lockdown when reports were received about the Excel Industries shooting.
— Hesston College (@HesstonCollege) February 26, 2016