RENO, Nev. -- Multiple shots were fired Tuesday at a Reno medical facility, leaving two people dead and two injured, according to police.
The shootings happened at the Renown Regional Medical Center campus, said Reno Police Dept. Sgt. Albert Snovert.
Reno Police Department Deputy Chief Tom Robinson said one of the deceased is the shooter.
have two people confirmed deceased in the building, two others
injured," Robinson said. The shooter died of a self-inflicted gun shot,
Reno police say the suspect entered the Center for
Advanced Medicine at Renown at about 2:45 p.m. local time with at least
one firearm and began shooting. Within minutes, he turned the gun on
himself before 3 p.m.
Renown spokeswoman Angela Rambo said the shooting took place in the Center for Advanced Medicine B.
"We do have two victims being treated here," she said.
GALLARY: Shooting at Renown campus
Reno resident Daranda Cone was on her way to a doctor's appointment at Renown when the shooting occurred.
"I saw this woman with blood all over her being rushed past me to the ER," Cone said.
state Sen. Debbie Smith of Sparks was at the Renown campus for a
meeting at the time of the shooting and was holed up in a building on
the northwest side of the campus.
"I'm in the building across from
the parking lot, they won't let anybody out," Smith said by phone as
the incident unraveled. "They told me I should plan on staying in here
for an hour."
John Reid sped to Renown after his wife, Carlotta, who works in the urology department, called him after hearing sh