At approximately 1810 local time (1710 UTC) on 12 August 2021, a shooting event occurred in the Keyham area of the city of Plymouth, located in southwestern England. According to reports, a 22-year-old gunman opened fire on a resident at a home and shot two other people just outside of the home. The assailant then shot two passersby in the area, entered a park and shot two more people before taking his own life. Five people were killed and two others were wounded in the shooting. Police officials believe the initial shooting at the home is related to a domestic dispute. An investigation is ongoing to determine a motive for the killings.