While much of yesterday’s (Dec. 2) media attention was focussed on the shooting rampage in San Bernardino, Calif. another act of mass gun violence took place Savannah, Ga. A woman was killed and three men were injured during a shooting early Wednesday morning.
The situation in San Bernardino, Calfi. on Wednesday is the latest mass shooting event and the 355th mass shooting of the year according to reports. While investigators scramble to piece together why the suspects opened fired at the Inland Regional Center, the information available to the public still cannot explain the root of the tragedy.
An active shooter situation is unfolding in San Bernardino, Calif. with reports that 20 people were shot near a building that houses persons with mental and physical disabilities. Fatalities have also been reported, and there is also chatter that the shooter did not act alone.
An active shooter situation occurred in Colorado Friday when a man burst into a Planned Parenthood clinic and opened fire. The shooting, which took place in the city of Colorado Springs, left three persons dead and the gunman was taken in alive.
The Umpqua Community College shooting in Roseburg, Ore. has rocked the nation, adding to a long list of mass shootings while sparking yet another gun control debate. But one of the most chilling details of the shooting are claims that the 26-year-old deceased shooter targeted Christians if a victim’s statements are believed to be true.
Oregon State Police reports that around 7 to 10 were shot dead and 20 others wounded at Umpqua Community College. Although details are scant at the moment, the shooter is reportedly down.
The state of Louisiana was rocked by a horrific movie theater shooting Thursday night that left three people dead, and nine others wounded. John Houser, a 59-year-old white man from Alabama, opened fired at the Grand 16 Theater in the town of Lafayette and is counted among the dead.