Female Physician Shot and Injured in Deadly Reno Medical Office Rampage
Suicidal shooter storms urology office in broad daylight.
Published: December 18, 2013
News of another bizarre and deadly attack inside a healthcare facility carried out in broad daylight, this time at a Reno, Nev., medical office, where police say a suicidal gunman opened fire, killing 1 person and wounding 2 others, including a female physician, before turning the gun on himself, according to news reports.
Police have yet to identify the assailant or the victims, though they said that a female physician was among the wounded. Both victims were in surgery and are in in critical condition, police said. Police haven't suggested a motive for the attack, they say it was not random.
The gunman stormed the urology office of Center for Advanced Medicine and Neurology shortly after 2 p.m., police said. The office is on the third floor of a medical building at Renown Regional Medical Center.
© Copyright Herrin Publishing Partners LP. REPRODUCTION OF THIS COPYRIGHTED CONTENT IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED. We encourage LINKING to this content; view our linking policy here.
Also in the News...
1 in 10 Healthcare Workers Abuse Drugs
Was TV News Report About Surgeon Libelous?
Doc Accused of Slapping Sedated Patients So Hard He'd Sometimes Leave Red Marks
FDA Approves Upgraded Surgical Robot
Another Reason Why You Should Ban Smart Phones From the OR
Transition to ICD-10 Delayed Again
Did United Use Phony Excuses and Delay Tactics to Avoid Lap-Band Payments?