Shots Fired At Tennessee Movie Theater — Gunman Dead After Police Respond To Violence At A Mad Max Screening
On Wednesday afternoon shots were fired at a movie theater outside Nashville during a screening of Mad Max. Calls came in at 1:15 p.m. that the shooting took place at Carmike Hickory Hollow Cinema in Antioch, Tennessee.
The information officer with the local fire department said 3 people are being treated for pepper spray exposure, and one of them also suffered a superficial wound that he says is no more than a bad bruise. The official suspects the wound was caused by a hatchet.
The suspected gunman was killed after being shot by a police officer, who was responding to the scene. No other deaths are being reported. The Nashville police tweeted this statement: