In a shooting rampage in a synagogue in the neighborhood of San Diego, in the U.s. state of California, one dead and three wounded cases. The police have the shooter may pick up. The shooting comes exactly six months after the deadly shooting rampage in the synagogue of Pittsburgh.
Initially there were four people injured, but a female victim succumbed already to her injuries. The other wounded according to the mayor not in danger. One of them is the rabbi of the jewish house of worship, Chabad. He was reportedly a bullet in the hand.
The shooter fell to the house of worship around 11.23 pm Saturday local time (20.23 hours (Belgian time) and opened fire with a semi-automatic assault rifle. At that time there was in the synagogue a hundred people. They celebrated the last day of Pesach, the jewish spring festival that the Exodus from Egypt is commemorated. An agent of the border police who not of the service but happen to be present at the time of the facts, would the confrontation have been entered into with the fleeing culprit. The shooter was later on a highway can be stopped and arrested. He offered no resistance.
According to the mayor were now reinforced safety measures are taken to other religious places in Poway. He considers the facts as a haatmisdrijf.
Exactly six months after Pittsburgh
The shooting in the jewish house of worship, Chabad in Poway comes exactly six months after the deadly shooting rampage in the synagogue of Pittsburgh, in the state of Pennsylvania. It fell on the 27th of October, eleven dead. The incident of Saturday also coincides with the last day of Pesach, the jewish spring festival that the Exodus from Egypt is commemorated.
President Donald Trump on Twitter all of his deepest compassion is expressed and he promises that the case will thoroughly be analysed.