Gunman Kills Two In Louisiana Cinema Shooting

GUNMAN KILLS TWO IN LOUISIANA CINEMA SHOOTING

Two people have been have been shot dead at a cinema in the US state of Louisiana.

Police say the attacker in Lafayette – who was a 58-year-old man – then turned the gun on himself.

Seven others have been injured.

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has visited some of the victims at a local hospital.

He says one of the survivors can thank a fellow teacher for quick thinking.

“Her friend literally jumped over her, and in her account, actually saved her life” he said.

“If she hadn’t done that her friend got shot – the fellow teacher got shot – that bullet she believed would have hit her in the head” he added.

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