Close to twenty people and a further 35 people were injured on Saturday near Walmart in El Paso, Texas. Governor Greg stated that “This was one of the deadliest shootings in Texas.”
A young man that is only 21 years old near Dallas, is being under arrest after the police caught him on the scene.
Authorities were first alerted of the shooting at a Walmart store near the Cielo Vista mall in El Paso, Texas, at 10:39 am. About 3:30 pm local time, El Paso police department Sgt Gomez, said the area was locked down and there was no longer a threat to the public.
Walmart immediately responded with-
We're in shock over the tragic events at Cielo Vista Mall in El Paso, where store 2201 & club 6502 are located. We’re praying for the victims, the community & our associates, as well as the first responders. We’re working closely with law enforcement & will update as appropriate.— Walmart (@Walmart) August 3, 2019
The Authorities stated that the injured people were sent across different hospitals and that there is blood needed for the multiple injured people. All prayers to the victims of Ohio and El Paso.