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At least 26 killed in Mass Shooting at US of Texas Church

At least 26 killed in Mass Shooting at US of Texas Church

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Once again the United States Of America was trembled by a gunman opened fire at a Texas church. The assault has happened at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, a small town in Wilson County. This attack happened a month after 59 people were killed by the deadliest shooter in the Las Vegas.

At least 26 people killed and other 20 were injured when a gunman fired in a church on Sunday. As per the authorities reports the age of victims between 5 to 72. The assault began at around  11:30 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs.

The Offender in black dress:

As per the reports, the attacker was shot down by the authorities. The offender name has not been released officially. But according to the multiple sources, the suspected gunman is identified as a 26 – years old young Devin Patrick Kelley.  He is a resident of New Braunfels, a city near San Antonio. Witnesses saying that the shooter dressed in black and wearing a bulletproof vest at the time of attacking. Yet to investigate whether he shot down himself or he shot down by the police.

The assailant exit the church while leaving his rifle at the church. DPS regional Director Freeman Martin said the attacker the attacker was started firing outside the church before proceeding firing inside the church. Police said multiple Weapons were found in the attacker’s car.

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As per the reports police already raided his home. As per his purported profile reveals that he worked in the US Airforce until 2013. In 2014 he was discharged from his service following a court-martial for attacking his wife and child. In this shooting, a 14- years old girl was killed who is the daughter of the Local pastor Frank Pomeroy.

Trump reaction:

President Donald Trump on a tour of Asia. He condemned the attack. He said it is an “act of evil” in a place of Sacred place of Worship. “May God be w/ the people of Sutherland Springs, Texas”, Trump tweeted. We should join our hand together to stand strong through tears and through sadness, Trump said.

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