/Six people killed in shooting in southwestern Germany – CNN

Six people killed in shooting in southwestern Germany – CNN

The incident unfolded at 12:45 p.m. local time (6:45 a.m. ET) when a gunman opened fire at a building in the town of Rot am See, in the federal state of Baden-Württemberg.

A spokesman for police in the nearby town of Aalen told CNN that the incident appeared to be linked to a “family drama,” and that the police operation was still ongoing.

Police tape at the scene.Police tape at the scene.

Neither the identities of the victims, nor the suspect, have been released by the authorities.