Shooting at Sikh temple in Wisconsin, possible hostage situation

Several news outlets have reported that at least one gunman opened fire Sunday morning in a temple where Sikhs were conducting religious services in Oak Creek, Wisconsin. The Lamp & Herald spoke to authorities who said there was a possible hostage situation taking place but it could not be confirmed at the time. The number of casualties, if any, are currently unknown.

Reuters reported that a swat team was “on the scene at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin, located about 20 minutes south of Milwaukee… It was unclear how many people may have been wounded in the shooting. But two witnesses said the shooter or shooters were still inside the building.”

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