There’s been a shooting in a baptist church in South Texas. There are also active shooter reports happening:
BREAKING: Local media report that several people have been shot at a church in South Texas.
— The Associated Press (@AP) November 5, 2017
BREAKING NEWS: Active shooter at Texas Baptist Church, several people shot. pic.twitter.com/sqlN3HUGHl
— Fox News (@FoxNews) November 5, 2017
Neighbors say they heard shooter may have reloaded multiple times, around 50 people usually at service pic.twitter.com/tkAYMp2Y8A
— Max Massey (@MaxMasseyTV) November 5, 2017
— BNO News (@BNONews) November 5, 2017
From the Daily Mail:
At least 16 people have been shot inside a Texas church after a gunman opened fire during the Sunday morning service.
The shooting happened at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, where around 50 people usually attend service, according to local reports.
Witnesses said a man ‘in full gear’ walked inside the church and opened fire just before 10.30am.
Neighbors in the area said they may have heard the shooter reload multiple times.
Another witness at the scene said a two-year-old was also shot in the attack.
According to KSAT, there were at least six helicopters called in to transport victims to the hospital.
It’s unclear if anyone was fatally wounded in the attack.
We’ll keep you updated as we know more…
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