Mass Shooting in Sacramento Leaves 6 Dead
The early-morning shooting happened in downtown Sacramento, outside a strip of bars and clubs.
At least six people are dead and ten more were injured on Sunday morning.
BREAKING: We are scene of a mass shooting in downtown Sacramento — police say 6 dead, 15 hurt near 10th & K pic.twitter.com/MI3XYL7caF
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Video posted to social media shows a brawl underway among at least a dozen people before gunfire breaks out and participants start scattering. The shootout took place in the area of K Street and 10th Street.
Update:🚨 At least 13 people shot in Sacramento, California: Report pic.twitter.com/mgcI32vhaD
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Unconfirmed reports from social media suggest the shooting began when a person in a car drew an automatic weapon and began firing into a crowd outside the El Santo Restaurant and Ultralounge. It’s not clear who the intended target(s) were, or whether the shooting was connected to the fight going on.
Social media reports indicate a person in a car pulled out an automatic weapon and started shooting into a crowd gathered outside El Santo Restaurant & Ultralounge in the Downtown area of Sacramento. Radio traffic from first responders last indicated at least six people are dead.
— Malik Earnest (@MalikEarnest) April 3, 2022