Ohio: Sagittarius kills nine people in US city of Dayton
The shooter himself was killed. He allegedly started shooting when access to a bar was denied. At least 16 people are injured.
Sagittarius kills nine people in US town Dayton
In Dayton, Ohio, a shooter killed nine people and injured at least 16 others. The police confirmed this in the night of Sunday (local time). She called eyewitnesses to come forward.
When the first shots had been fired at one o'clock in the morning, emergency teams in the area had reacted quickly and ended the situation, police said. The FBI is investigating. A spokeswoman had previously stated that in a hospital 16 patients had been admitted. The local fire department takes care of the care of relatives.
The local TV station WHIO TV was one of the first media to report the incident. Accordingly, the shots were fired near the Ned Peppers Bar in the Oregon District - #oregondistrict is also the Hastag used by the police on Twitter. According to unconfirmed eyewitness reports, one person who was denied access to the bar had started firing.
The incident took place less than 24 hours after a gunman killed 20 people and injured 26 others in El Paso on Saturday morning.