Gunman in southern California kills five, including wife, before turning gun on himself. More Here;

A GUNMAN in southern California has killed five people, including his wife, before turning the gun on himself as a sheriff’s deputy closed in.

Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood says the shootings began shortly before 5.30pm on Wednesday (10.20am Thursday AEST) at a business and a home in Bakersfield, about 145km north of Los Angeles.

Local media are reporting the man approached the trucking business and shot a man before shooting his wife. A third man who arrived at the business was also pursued and shot.

The man then went to a house, confronted two men and shot them dead. He then hijacked a car but the woman and child inside the vehicle escaped…

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