Multiple people shot at Southern California church, sheriff says

via: Travis SchleppNexstar Media Wire



ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. (KTLA) – Orange County Sheriff deputies reacted at a church in the city of Laguna Woods on Sunday after several people were shot.

The shooting happened at a church on El Toro 24,000 block, according to the sheriff.

Details are limited at this time, but the department confirmed multiple people have been shot and one suspect has been taken into custody. The extent of the victims’ injuries was not immediately clear.

Firefighters and paramedics were called to the scene to transport “multiple patients,” the Orange County Fire Department said. said in a tweet.

A weapon was also recovered at the scene, officials said.

Laguna Woods is a city of about 16,000 people located 50 miles southeast of downtown Los Angeles. Many residents live in Laguna Woods Village, a large community 55 and older that dates back to the 1960s.

Check back for updates on this developing story. The Associated Press contributed to this report. Multiple people shot at Southern California church, sheriff says

Alley Einstein

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