Mass Shooting In Southern California, 3 Gunmen Escaped, At Least 10 Dead, 10 Wounded
- *POLICE SAY UP TO THREE PEOPLE OPEN FIRE IN CALIF.
- *POLICE SAY UP TO 14 PEOPLE MAY BE DEAD IN CALIF.
- *POLICE SAY UP TO 14 PEOPLE MAY BE WOUNDED
Update 1: The three suspects are believed to be armed with AK-47-type weapons, a local law enforcement official told CNN
SCANNER: Police Swarm Waterman Discount Mall in San Bernadino
As we previously noted,
Police are investigating a report of shots fired in San Bernardino. As CBS LA reports, San Bernardino Fire officials are reporting at least 20 victims and 12 reported casualties in a shooting in the 1300 block of South Waterman. Authorities are advising all motorists to stay away from the area around the Inland Regional Center, a center serving people with developmental disabilities in San Bernardino and Riverside counties.
The Inland Regional Center is a sprawling three-story center serving people with developmental disabilities in San Bernardino and Riverside counties. The non-profit private agency, whose site crashed due to traffic due to news of the shooting, employs nearly 700 people and serves more than 30,000 residents with developmental disabilities for ages ranging from infants to seniors 60 years and older, according to the center’s Facebook page.
Investigators were searching the building and have yet to clear it. Police said there were reports of one to three shooters involved.
Marcos Aguilera’s wife was in the building when the gunfire erupted. He said a shooter entered the building next to his wife’s office and opened fire.
“They locked themselves in her office. They seen bodies on the floor,” Aguilera said, adding that his wife saw ambulances taking people out of the building on stretchers.
According to the latest update, police confirm three shooters at large wearing masks, body armor and armed with rifles.
The ATF and the FBI have arrived on the scene of the shooting.
San Bernardino is deploying heavily armed cops to universities, hospitals, and Planned Parenthood.
According to the latest news, the Waterman discount mall in San Bernardino, CA has been evacuated.
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Police looking for 3 white males dressed in military gear. At least 20 injured (and latest reports say 12 dead).
The scene of the crime
Police presence is building…
Putting today’s shooting in context, there have been 334 days and 351 mass shootings so far this year, not including this one.