Nickerson of Albany, is age 22, and was a temporary employee at the Foster Farms facility where the shooting took place. At some point during the incident, Nickerson fired into an occupied women’s restroom, though nobody was injured.
Just prior to the shooting, Nickerson had crashed his car outside the Foster Farms facility, and fled. Police were investigating the scene of the collision when the call came in about the shooting.
The motive behind this morning’s shooting is currently unknown.
Nickerson surrendered this morning, and is currently in custody. Charges include unlawful discharge of a weapon, and menacing. Other charges may be added, later.