Oneida Casino Shooting Video & Dispatch Audio

Oneida Casino Active Shooter Situation ‘Contained’


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An Oneida casino active shooter was reported.

Video and dispatch audio capture some of the scene after an active shooter opened fire at the Oneida Casino/Radisson Hotel and Conference Center in Green Bay, Wisconsin, on the evening of May 1, 2020.

However, the state’s attorney general now says the situation is “contained,” and the threat to the public has passed. According to WBAY-TV, the suspect is in custody.

Video captured the law enforcement response and panic at the scene.

Here’s what you need to know:


The Shooting Was in a Restaurant or Sports Bar, According to the Scanner Audio

Scanner traffic said the active shooter was reported at the “Oneida Casino Radisson,” possibly at a wedding. The shooting was in the restaurant area or sports bar, according to the dispatch audio. “It’s in the restaurant. Male with hat and glasses,” said an officer.

The Radisson Hotel and Conference Center are connected to the casino.

“Suspect is down,” an officer said in the dispatch audio.

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.”


The Attorney General Says the Situation Is ‘contained’

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.

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.

WBAY-TV reporter Emily Matesic wrote on Twitter, “Active shooter situation at @OneidaCasino Witnesses heard one shot inside restaurant area of the hotel before evacuating. Heard another shot outside before cops showed up, then witnesses heard about 50 shots.”

The Green Bay Airport wrote on Twitter, “Attention guests who are picking up passengers tonight. Please follow the public safety outlined detour route until normal traffic pattern resumes.”

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