Texas Church Mass Shooting Leaves At Least 20 Dead (UPDATE)

Texas Church Mass Shooting

At Least 20 Dead

Gunman ‘Down’

11/5/2017 11:15 AM PST

Breaking News

1:16 PM PT — The Wilson County Sheriff now says about 25 people are dead, including the gunman. An official body count has not been released. 

12:15 PM PT — At least 27 people are reportedly dead from the shooting, according to County Commissioner Albert Gamez Jr. 

President Trump tweeted that he’s monitoring the Texas situation from Japan. He also sent his thoughts and prayers to the people of Sutherland Springs. 

A shooter opened fire at a church in Texas Sunday morning, leaving at least 15 people shot and multiple dead … reportedly including the gunman. 

Police and paramedics responded to First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, TX around late morning Sunday on word of an active shooter at the premises. Law enforcement sources confirm to TMZ there are multiple deaths.

Early reports say as many as 15 people were shot, if not more … unclear for now exactly how many might be dead. Neighbors reportedly told local media outlets they thought they might have heard the shooter reload at least once. 

Around 50 people usually attend the church, according to reports. Police on the scene reportedly said the gunman had deceased, and there was no longer an active threat. 

Story developing … 

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