In a shooting incident in the Us city of El Paso, Texas, were Saturday, at least twenty dead and dozens injured, in some cases. A gunman opened fire in a shopping mall. There are a total of three people have been arrested.
In fact, Greg Abbott, governor of Texas, said in a press conference that there were twenty of the deaths were of cases. The police department still has no official number of deaths because the investigation has not been completed yet.
The alleged offender, a 21-year-old man, who, a short time after the shooting and was arrested by police officers. The majority of the victims were in or around a Walmart in the shopping center.
In addition to the deaths, there are also dozens of wounded people fell. Representatives from local hospitals reported that at least 22 people were being treated from injuries as a result of the shooting.
It is not the knowledge of what is the role of the other two arrested persons, according to the police, she is in any case can not be shot, and it was the 21-year-old man is to be the only shooter. It is not yet clear what his motive was.
Gunshots are sounding in the shooting incident in a shopping mall, USA
Immediate danger is over, the surrounding area was evacuated
The local police called on the people to get out of the area of the mall, but pointed out that there is no immediate danger anymore. Also, many of the buildings and the streets are cleared. It has also been made by the police department to make donations are asked.
The Us president, when He condemned the shooting, calling it “a cowardly act”. He spoke to the Abbott, and the minister of Justice that Bill Barr of the situation.
Today’s shooting at the El Paso, Texas, was not only tragic, it was an act of cowardice. I know that I stand with everyone in this Country to condemn today’s hateful act, as amended. There are no reasons or excuses that will ever justify killing innocent people….
AvatarAuteurrealDonaldTrumpMoment of plaatsen01:29 – August 4, 2019