Woman opens fire at YouTube HQ, injures 3 before killing self

Avatar Written by April 4, 2018 08:39

San Francisco: A woman opened fire at YouTube’s headquarters near San Francisco yesterday, wounding at least three people before taking her own life.

Police did not release any further information on the suspect or comment on the woman’s possible motives for the shooting rampage at the Silicon Valley offices of YouTube, a service owned by Alphabet Inc’s Google.

However, law enforcement sources said the woman responsible for shooting has been identified as Nasim Aghdam.

A US government security official told media, that the shooting had no known connection to terrorism.

Police said that responding to the report of gunfire, officers entered the building and located at least four people with gunshots. One of them, a woman with a self-inflicted wound, was dead and was believed to be the shooter.

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