Fired employee kills 5, then himself at Orlando business

By Jay Croft and Tina Burnside, CNN

(CNN)A disgruntled former employee shot and killed five people at an Orlando, Florida, business Monday morning before turning the gun on himself, police said.

Officers gather in an industrial district of suburban Orlando, where multiple fatalities have been reported.

Officers gather in an industrial district of suburban Orlando, where multiple fatalities have been reported.

Police have not named the dead gunman, 45, but say he has no ties to terror or subversive groups.

Police responded to the call about 8 a.m. at Fiamma Inc., which makes accessories for recreational vehicles, Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said. The business is located in an industrial area northeast of downtown.

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