Worker Shoots Four Co-Workers, Himself at Fresno Factory

Alleged gunman and two victims at hospital in critical condition, one dead


Police Chief Jerry Dyer at a news conference said a gunman shot four coworkers, killing one, then walked outside Valley Protein, formerly known as Apple Valley Farms, poultry processing plant and shot himself Tuesday morning.

The gunman, identified as Lawrence Jones, 42, of Fresno and two of the people he shot were taken to Community Regional Medical Center and reported in critical condition.