At least seven people,
including a gunman, have died in a shooting at a Sikh temple in the US state of
Wisconsin, police say.
A source close to the
case told Fox News that the suspect is a white male in his 40s who is a former
regarding the cause of the attack and the suspect. One - one witness said it
was 40 years old man, who told him that there was nothing to say about him.
According to the FBI, they will
lead the investigation because the shootings are being treated as an act of
The shot officer was
among three men critically injured.
A White House official
said President Obama was notified of the shooting and is continuing to receive
"At this difficult
time, the people of Oak Creek must know that the American people have them in
our thoughts and prayers, and our hearts go out to the families and friends of
those who were killed and wounded," Obama said in a statement.