Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Another Spa Shooting - 5 dead following shooting at Sujung Beauty Health and Sauna
Five people were killed in a shooting at a health spa in Norcross, Georgia, on Tuesday, police said.
On arrival at the scene, officers found four people dead, Norcross police captain Brian Harr said. A fifth victim was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Harr said they believe the shooter was among the dead, and do not consider any suspects to be at large.
Norcross is about 20 miles northeast of Atlanta.
There was no immediate answer at the Sujung Beauty Health and Sauna, where police say the shooting occurred.
Police received reports of shots fired at approximately 8:45 p.m., Harr said.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said they were assisting in the case.
In Oct of 2011:
Gunman murders eight in beauty salon massacre to get back at hairdresser wife over custody battle'
A crazed gunman who shot dead eight people in an upmarket beauty salon in California allegedly went on the rampage after losing a custody battle over his son.
Scott Dekraai the ex-husband of one of the stylists, allegedly shot nine hairdressers and customers at Salon Meritage, just blocks from the Pacific Ocean in the upscale seaside resort of Seal Beach.
His ex-wife, Michelle, is also reportedly among those killed. Dekraai, 42, who used to serve in the military, is said to have threatened violence after losing a court case against her over their child.