California: At least three people have been killed and four injured in the California bowling alley shooting, said reports quoting police. As per police, suspects are at large and haven’t been identified as of now.
The Torrance police department had tweeted minutes after the horrific incident took place that there were “reports of shots fired with multiple victims down” at Gable House Bowl.
The police had asked the people to stay away from the area.
Gable House is described on its website as a gaming venue that offers bowling, laser tag and a full arcade. Torrance, California, is a coastal city about 20 miles (32km) from Los Angeles.
One of the witness D Ryon Thomas posted a horrific video on Facebook in the aftermath of the shooting which showed one bloodied victim lying on the floor of the bowling alley.
Last year, an Indian-origin police officer was killed during a traffic stop in the US State of California. Corporal Ronil Singh, 33, of the Newman Police Department was shot and killed during the traffic stop on December 26.
On November 8, 2018, a major mass shooting took place in California’s Thousand Oaks city where a gunman dressed in black sprayed bullets inside a crowded dance bar popular with college students killed at least 13 people, including a police officer.
The gunman, who also injured nearly a dozen others, was found dead inside the Borderline Bar and Grill on the outskirts of Los Angeles although it was not immediately clear if he was killed by officers or shot himself.
Another major shooting took place on April 3, 2018, at the headquarters of the video-sharing website YouTube in San Bruno, California. The accused was identified as 39-year-old Nasim Najafi Aghdam, who entered through an exterior parking garage, approached an outdoor patio, and opened fire with a Smith & Wesson 9 mm calibre semi-automatic pistol. Aghdam wounded three people, one of them critically, before killing herself.