Two people were killed and seven wounded by gunshots fired from a car on the shooting of a clip in Houston, in the south of the United States, the authorities reported this Saturday.
“The death toll is now nine people shot, two died on the scene, one is in critical condition, the others are hospitalized,” Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, who described the attack in the city, said on Twitter. Friday evening in a residential area of the Texan metropolis of “ambush”.
72 dead in Texas shootout in 2019
“Other vehicles were parked in (the parking lot) and we think (the victims) were filming some sort of clip when, all of a sudden, they were basically ambushed. We believe that the culprits are individuals in cars and / or on foot who fired shots in the parking lot “where the shooting was taking place, detailed Ed Gonzalez during a press conference given Friday evening after the attack.
According to the database of the organization Gun Violence Archive, the killings by firearm have left 72 people dead and 146 wounded in Texas since the beginning of the year.