Police said a gunman killed four people with a gun and pistol in the Tulsa Medical Building on the grounds of the hospital, the latest in deadly mass shootings nationwide in recent weeks.
Francis Health System campus on Wednesday, the same week that families in Wolverhampton, Texas, began burying the dead of the worst school shootings in nearly a decade.
Police said the victim and the gunman were found on the second floor of the medical office, where the orthopedic clinic in Tulsa is located.
Tulsa Deputy Police Chief Eric Tolklish said the shooter, whose name has not been released, died of an apparent gunshot wound.
Officials held a press conference with police and hospital officials on Thursday morning to release more details. All appointments in the orthopedic clinic have been canceled till Friday.
Recent gun violence across the country, including the killing of 19 children and two teachers at Wolverhampton’s Robb Primary School, has prompted Democratic leaders to step up their strength, including the killing of an 18-year-old gunman with a semi-trailer AR style . , Automatic Rifle. While Republicans insist on safe schools, more gun control is needed.