According to reports, four people did succumb to death. Following the California State business complex shooting. Including, a child since 1997 when a similar shooting did take place.
During an open firefight between the police and the criminals, the cops did nab one of the suspects. While others did escape after carrying out the criminal act. Then, the cops did take the arrested to the hospital. Under critical condition and with injuries. After, the police did fire several rounds of gunshots.
California Office Shooting
This did leave a woman and a child with injuries, too. While others did lose their lives during the journey to the hospital for medical care. Lieutenant Jennifer Amat, Orange Police Department did brief the journalists about the chain of events that did take place around 5:30 pm. Then, the authorities did address the press, too. Later, they told that the criminals did shoot back at the scene. Especially, from a two-story building and the firing did take place from both floors.
Also, they did share how the authorities did find the four victims. In addition, the authorities did notify the victims’ families of their death.
According to a team of investigators from multiple agencies, they did not find any initial word on the detained suspect motive. Or why the armed groups did target the premise that did house the real estate, insurance company, counseling, and real estate services.
The Orange County District Attorney’s office said that the office did fill up to its full capacity. The citizens did flock to the office in hope of receiving more information about their loved ones.
One of the deceased relatives shared that his brother did work at the Complex. And since the attack, he did not receive or answer neither his calls nor text messages. Paul Tovar said how he is trying to find about his brother’s wellbeing. He neither answers his niece. Hence, the family is pretty scared and worried.
Speaking during a media press briefing, California Governor Gavin Newsom did term the act ‘heartbreaking’ and ‘horrifying’. This he did via his Twitter account.
Representative Katie Porter expressed his sadness together with Senator Tom Umberger. Especially, who echoed his devastating sentiments on the matter.