Nine people were killed in two shootings at shisha bars in the western German city of Hanau, and Suspect of shootings and one other person also found dead after killing of at least eight in a city near Frankfurt.

Iran Press/Europe: The shootings occurred in two locations on Wednesday evening. A large police operation was launched to find the suspects, Southeast Hesse Police said.

According to Reuters, Police said they received information about a fleeing vehicle after the shootings, and that the "alleged killer was found dead" in his apartment, along with "another corpse" early Thursday morning.

"The number of victims who were fatally injured at the crime scenes in Heumarkt and Kurt-Schumacher-Platz increased to nine so that there are currently a total of eleven deaths. Investigations into the identity of the victims and the suspected perpetrator are ongoing," the statement said.

The suspected gunman left a confession letter and a video as the police stated. 

Last month in January also at least 6 people have been killed and several others injured in a shooting rampage in the town of Rot am See in Aalen, southwestern Germany.


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