At least six people have died in shootings incident in Bakersfield city of California. According to police, they received calls from the trucking business about the shooting. The shooting occurred around 17:20 local time (00:20 GMT) within 10 to 15 minutes interval.
The man killed two men and his wife at a trucking business in the city. Afterward, he moved to another residence and shot two more people to death.
Meanwhile, he met with a deputy on the way, after capturing a vehicle with a child and woman in it, and shot himself. Police is still finding the cause of deadly attacks.
Donny Youngblood of the Kern County Sheriff’s Department reported that they are working to know;
“why this started and why so many players were involved and the connection because obviously, these are not random shootings”.
He called the incident a mass shooting by saying, “This is the new normal, if you look across the country”. “Six people lost their lives in a very short period of time”, he further added.
According to deputies, the husband killed a man and his wife at first. Then, one more man appeared at the scene, he also killed him.
Next, he moves towards a residence on Breckenridge Road and shot two more persons there. Later, he hijacked a car with a woman and child inside to escape from there.
He shot himself after a deputy confronted him with a gun. All victims belong from the Bakersfield area, located 90 miles north of Los Angeles.
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