Saturday, October 27, 2018

US: Gunman strikes at Synagogue,

(Pittsburgh)  This morning at around 10am local time a gunman walked into the Tree of Life Congregation Synagogue in Pittsburgh and decided to open fire on the congregation.

It appeasrs the Gunman burst through the synagogue's doors and opened fire on the congregation on the main floor where around 40 to 50 people had gathered for a Sabbath service, shouting 'all Jews must die!' while spraying bullets over them. After killing three people on the main floor, he moved downstairs, and opened fire there, murdering four people there then fled upstairs where, on the third floor, he exchanged fire with SWAT teams and injured three police officers. After being injured himself in the crossfire, the gunman surrendered to police.  He is now in custody and is yet to be named.