Three dead and nine injured at shooting at Halloween party in California
30 October 2019, 08:32 | Updated: 30 October 2019, 10:50
Three people have been killed and others were injured after a shooting reportedly took place at a Halloween party in California.
Nine other people were injured when someone opened fire at the house in Long Beach.
Five of the wounded were said to be in a serious condition.
Long Beach Fire Department tweeted: At 10:44 pm, @lbfirefighters responded to shooting at a residence on the 2700 block of 7th Street.
"An MCI was declared with a total of 12 patients. 3 confirmed fatalities (adult males) 9 patients transported to local area hospitals. 5 immediate & 4 delayed. PIO onscene."
The local fire department says the three male victims all appear to be in their twenties.
Their bodies were found in a garden.
No information on a possible suspect has been released by police. The motive for the shooting is unclear.