49,000 people are killed in shootings in the US a year
A 17-year-old mother and her six-month-old baby were also killed in the firing.
This incident of targeted killing may be linked to gang and drug violence
washington, Six people died in a horrific incident of California Shooting in the US state of California. According to a news agency AFP, a 17-year-old mother and her six-month-old child were also killed in the shooting in a house located in the center of the city in the early hours of Monday. Both were shot in the head. Giving more details on the incident, Mike Boudreaux, a police officer of Tulare County Sheriff, said that this incident of targeted killing may be related to gang and drug violence. Police said they believe two men stormed the home around 3:30 a.m. Monday and fired multiple shots.
Two people survived the attack by hiding inside the building, while many of the injured were taken to first aid by the nearby people. One of the injured died shortly after being taken to the hospital. Let us tell you that a week ago the Police Department had carried out narcotics search warrants at this residence where Targeted Killing in California has been carried out.
49,000 people killed in a year
Shooting incidents are becoming very common in America. In the United States of America, approximately 49,000 people will die from gunshot wounds in 2021, more than half of which were suicides. Recently, a six-year-old child had shot at his own teacher in the school. In this incident, the police detained a six-year-old boy in the ‘Newton News’ area of the US state of Virginia. According to reports, the teacher has suffered serious injuries in the shooting at Richneck Elementary School in Newport News city.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : January 17, 2023, 08:30 IST