ABC News reports:
San Diego County Sheriff’s deputies are responding to a shooting at a synagogue in Poway, California, Saturday afternoon. The incident was reported at the Congregation Chabad loated at 16934 Chabad Way, the San Diego County Sheriff Office Twitter account reported. A man has been detained for questioning in connection to the shooting, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department said in a tweet. KGTV learned there are multiple patients and at least four victims have been transported.
NBC News San Diego reports:
The shooting occurred at Congregation Chabad just before 11:30 a.m. Saturday marked the last day of Passover. “It’s a very important celebration for us. There’s lots of people inside, they’re praying,” Minoo Anvari told NBC 7. “Everybody was crying and screaming.” Anvari said her husband was inside during the shooting and told her someone came in, started cursing and shooting.
We are closely monitoring the reports of a shooting at a synagogue in Poway, California pic.twitter.com/ikst8rxwEQ
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At least four victims of the synagogue shooting in San Diego were taken to a medical center. According to the synagogue’s website, they were attending a Passover celebration. https://t.co/dzVkYQGvbg
— The Daily Beast (@thedailybeast) April 27, 2019
JUST IN: The San Diego Sheriff’s Department is investigating reports of a man with a gun near a synagogue in the city of Poway, California, according to the agency’s official Twitter account. https://t.co/ipGf6FPcYe pic.twitter.com/sbx9K7bKaV
— CNN (@CNN) April 27, 2019
Poway synagogue shooting update:
• One person dead, three injured
• Suspect in custody
• Suspect described as “white male adult” using an “AR-type assault weapon” pic.twitter.com/ef7fBs0q7y
— BuzzFeed News (@BuzzFeedNews) April 27, 2019