1 Killed And 3 Injured In A Shooting At Synagogue Shooting Near San Diego

News by Joey Jordan Published on 28 Apr,2019 Updated on 21 May,2019

One Died And Three Injured In Synagogue Shooting Near San Diego

  • One man was killed and three others injured in a shooting at a Synagogue near San Diego on Saturday.
  • Police arrested a 19-year-old man on suspicion of his connection to the attack.
  • Three injured were taken to the nearby hospital where they remain with no life-threatening injuries.

One person was killed and three were injured in a shooting at the Chabad of Poway Synagogue near San Diego, California, the San Diego County Sheriff Department reported

The Sheriff's Department wrote, "Our hearts go out to those affected by this incident" on its official Twitter. Here is the tweet:



The tweet confirmed one 19-year-old man was taken into custody on suspicion of connection with the attack.

Walter Vandivort, who lives near the synagogue told NYTimes that he heard gunshots when he was inside his home.

Mayor Steve Vaus said the shooting that happened on the last day of Passover is a possible hate crime. Bill Gore, San Diego County Sheriff said the three injured; a girl and two men were in the Palomar Medical Center in Poway with no life-threatening injuries.