MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Accent Signage Systems, Inc., which experienced one of the worst workplace shootings in Minnesota history, has issued a statement for the community of Newtown, Conn.
In late September, a disgruntled employee, Andrew Engeldinger, killed five Accent Signage employees and a UPS driver before he turned the gun on himself.READ MORE: Robert McCloud Accused Of Killing Ex-Wife Before 10-Hour Standoff With Police
On Monday, they issued this statement in regards to the Newtown school shooting, which resulted in 27 killed, including 20 children:
Our thoughts and prayers are with the community of Newtown, Connecticut.READ MORE: Man Killed When Driver Hits Bicyclist In Olmsted County
We were horrified to hear about yet another senseless act of violence that robbed families of their loved ones.
We mourn the loss of the twenty young students, along with the seven adults who devoted themselves to enriching children’s lives, even with their last heroic actions.MORE NEWS: 2 St. Paul City Employees Assaulted While Working; Suspect In Custody
We stand in solidarity with all those who have lost loved ones in these unspeakable tragedies.