There are reports of an active shooter at the Oneida Casino in Green Bay, Wisconsin, on the evening of May 1, 2020.
The casino is run by the Oneida Nation. The Oneida Nation tweeted, “There’s an active shooter situation at the Main Oneida Casino, please avoid that area. Several law enforcement agencies are on the scene to secure the property. We will update as information becomes available.”
Attorney General Josh Kaul wrote on Twitter, “Scene at Oneida Casino in Green Bay, WI is contained. There is no longer a threat to the community.” The active shooter reports broke out around 8:15 p.m. central time.
It’s not yet clear how many people were injured or might be deceased, if any. The suspect’s motive and name are not yet known.
Here’s what you need to know:
All Oneida Nation Casino Locations Were Closed
— Katrina Nickell FOX 11 (@knickelltv) May 2, 2021
The Oneida Nation tweeted, “All @OneidaCasino locations will be closed until further notice. We will post additional information as it becomes available.”
The casino is located in Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin, near Green Bay.
People gave more details on social media. “Situation is under control with police. We are still outside on the grass by the road. Police responded quickly, professionally, and orderly,” wrote one man.