Report: Shooter killed 1, injured at least 7 at Tennessee church

Today, an armed man entered a church in Tennessee and opened fire at the worshippers before shooting himself. So far, 1 person was killed and at least 7 others are injured.
Arkansas nightclub shooting Photo Credit: Reuters/ Channel 2 News

Today (Sunday), a masked man armed with a gun entered a church in Tennessee and opened fire at the worshippers before shooting himself. One woman was killed and seven others are injured. The shooter is still alive. The circumstances of the incident are still under investigation. According to local police, they are "not aware" of any connection between the shooter and the victims.

"This is a mass casualty situation," Tweeted the Nashville Fire Department. "All of the wounded have been transported to area hospitals. The majority are older adults."

"This is a terrible tragedy for our city," stated Nashville Mayor Megan Barry. "My administration, especially the Metro Nashville Police Department, will continue to work with community members to stop crime before it starts, encourage peaceful conflict resolution, and promote non-violence."



Click Here for more reports by Daniel Gilenson

Found mistakes in this report? - Click Here

JerusalemOnline News Feed