A man in his 30s shot dozens of random passers-by from his car in the US state of Texas. At least 5 people were killed and 21 injured.
The shooter was killed by the police at a cinema in Odessa. It is about a white man in his 30s, the police said during a press conference. The identity is known to the police. What his motives have been is still unclear.
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US President Donald Trump has announced on Twitter that he has been informed of the situation. The police and the Federal Investigation Service FBI are investigating the case, the president says.
At the beginning of August there was a big shooting in Texas. In El Paso, 20 people were killed and 26 people were injured when a man with an automatic gun opened fire in a branch of the Walmart supermarket. The perpetrator had primarily targeted people of Mexican descent.
According to the statement of El Paso branch of the FBI “it is too soon to know motive or the identity of the suspect.”
It is too soon to know motive or the identity of the suspect.— FBI El Paso (@FBIElPaso) August 31, 2019