China News Agency, Los Angeles, May 21. A shooting at a party occurred at midnight local time in San Bernardino County, southeastern California, USA, killing one person and injuring eight others.
According to news from the San Bernardino County Police and local media on the 21st, the shooting occurred outside a hookah bar called "Blue Flame" near the intersection of Palm Avenue and Highland Avenue, where about 100 people were having a party at the time. .
At midnight on the 20th, when the police arrived at the scene after receiving a call, they found that one person was killed on the spot and eight others were injured in the shooting incident.
The identity of the deceased has not been released. A woman at the scene told the media that the victim was her grandson, who was about 21 years old this year.
All eight injured have been taken to hospital for treatment and are not life-threatening.
Another witness, who did not want to be named, told the media that before the shooting, she was at a nearby gas station and saw many teens not far away, looking like they were having a graduation party.
Suddenly a car pulled into a gas station and the people inside the car shot at the party crowd. She saw two girls being shot.
The San Bernardino Police Department responded with a large force due to the large crowd gathered at the scene of the shooting.
Detectives carried out on-site investigations overnight until the early morning of the 21st.
Police have not announced any arrests, and the motive for the shooting is still under investigation.
Some media quoted sources as saying that police are looking for the two gunmen involved in the case.