A mass shooting took place in the early hours of this morning (Aug 4) at a Walmart in the Texas border city of El Paso. Leaving 20 people dead and 26 injured, the incident is being investigated as a possible hate crime, officials have said.
El Paso’s police chief has said that this is one of the deadliest incidents in Texas history.
It is being reported that the shooter is 21-year-old Patrick Crusius, who is now in police custody. A local TV station has published what it said to be a picture of the suspect from CCTV footage.
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