3 dead in shooting at Wisconsin casino hotel

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The suspect wanted to target a restaurant worker who wasn't there, police said.
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Johannes Eisele/AFP via Getty Two people were shot dead at a hotel and casino in Green Bay, Wisconsin, on Saturday night before police fatally shot the gunman, authorities say. Another victim was left seriously injured. "The suspect is deceased. The police have shot the suspect so there's no threat to the public," Lt. Kevin Pawlak of the Brown County Sheriff's Office said at a late-night press conference near the scene. The gunman, he said, was "targeting a specific victim who was not there but he decided to still shoot some of the victim's friends and coworkers, it appears."The gunman has not yet been identified, and Pawlak said it is not yet clear if he himself was an employee, or if he simply had a relationship of some kind with an employee. News about the fate of the suspect and the victims came after hours of chaos that began at around 7:30 p.m., when police first responded to the casino in Ashwaubenon for reports of an active shooter. Video from the scene showed police vehicles swarming the building, and officers rushing inside, some apparently with weapons drawn, as the casino took to…
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