A spokesperson with Vaughan Foods in Moore released a statement late Friday in response to the violent attack that killed an employee and injured another. The full statement from a spokesperson with Vaughan Foods, Danielle Katcher, is below.
"Today, we mourn the loss of an extraordinary member of the Vaughan Foods family, and continue to support both the physical and emotional healing process of all those impacted by this week's violence.
Our focus remains on the safety and healing of our employees. Since Friday morning, trained counselors have been available to all employees at our Moore facility. This confidential counseling service is providing individualized assistance to those struggling to make sense of this painful experience.
We will continue to work through this extremely difficult time together, as a team, and are grateful for our strong network of family, friends and co-workers. We would like to thank law enforcement for their swift response, and the community for the continued outpouring of support and condolences."
Katcher also said that employees are not allowed to conduct interviews because of the ongoing, active investigation. Management is focused on the welfare of the employees at this time, added Katcher.