CCTV News: On the evening of the 7th local time, a shooting incident occurred in a bar in Thousand Oaks, California. Up to now, a total of 12 people have been killed in the shootings, including a police officer and more than 10 others were injured. In addition, the police said that the gunman had committed suicide. At present, more information about the identity of the gunman and the details of the case has been disclosed. Local police and FBI personnel are also continuing investigations, hoping to ascertain the gunmen’s motives as soon as possible.
Investigator: Gunman or Separate Crime
After the incident, Paul & Sdot, assistant director of the FBI’s Los Angeles office, said that the investigators were on the scene of the crime scene and the suspect’s vehicle. And the residence is under investigation. He said that at present, the suspect seems to be acting alone.
Paul & Sdot, assistant director of the FBI’s Los Angeles office; Dragu: “The FBI’s Los Angeles evidence response team is investigating the crime scene behind me, while The suspect’s vehicle is also being investigated, as well as its residence in Newbury Park. For the time being, we have not found other complicity or other threats to the Los Angeles area. ”
Thousand Oaks Wendula County Sheriff Dean of the city said that the shooting occurred at around 23:20 on the 7th local time. At that time, the gunman entered a bar in Thousand Oaks, threw smoke bombs and fired at the crowd. At the time of the shooting, there were more than 200 people in the bar, many of whom were students from nearby universities and six policemen who got off work.
Dean said, The police who lost their job in the shooting were the first police officers to arrive at the crime scene, Horus. The 54-year-old Horus is an old policeman with 29 years of police status and originally planned to retire next year.
The gunman served in the military with mental health issues
At present, the identity of the gunman has been confirmed. This person is called Ian & Sdot; David & Sdot; Lang, is a 28-year-old white man. According to CNN, from August 2008 to March 2013, he served in the US Marine Corps and also participated in US military operations in Afghanistan. There are also reports that he was a machine gunner during his service in Afghanistan. In recent years, the police have had several contacts with him and he believes he has post-traumatic stress disorder. However, the police did not control them due to mental health problems.
Revealed that Ian & Sdot; David & Sdot; Lang used a legally purchased Glock 21 semi-automatic pistol, and he used an extra long clip, which was banned in the local area.