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Old 08-03-2019, 12:32 PM
 
Location: Midwest
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This time in Texas.

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Police responded to reports of a shooting at a Walmart near Cielo Vista Mall in El Paso on Saturday. In a tweet, El Paso police confirmed an “active shooter” and urged people to avoid the area.

Police said multiple shooters might be involved, El Paso Times reported.

KTSM-TV reported at least 18 people were shot inside a Walmart.
https://wxow.com/news/2019/08/03/bre...ltKSInY8YbPN48

 
Old 08-03-2019, 12:33 PM
 
Location: North Beach, MD on the Chesapeake
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I would think this is more a Current Event.
 
Old 08-03-2019, 12:36 PM
 
Location: Midwest
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I would think this is more a Current Event.
Sad isn't it?
 
Old 08-03-2019, 12:38 PM
 
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I would think this is more a Current Event.
give it a few minutes, before any details really come out somebody will be talking about gun control and this will be an appropriate forum.
 
Old 08-03-2019, 12:40 PM
 
Location: Long Island
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The answer will be we need more guns.
 
Old 08-03-2019, 12:42 PM
 
Location: Oklahoma
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The answer will be we need more guns.
Is Walmart a gun free zone?
 
Old 08-03-2019, 12:42 PM
 
Location: Midwest
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give it a few minutes, before any details really come out somebody will be talking about gun control and this will be an appropriate forum.
Does Texas have open carry? If so, do you think it helped with this active shooting still in progress?
 
Old 08-03-2019, 12:44 PM
 
Location: Florida
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Another day, Another mass shooting in America.

Wait for it !

Thoughts and prayers !

 
Old 08-03-2019, 12:44 PM
 
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While I don't know if this tragedy under the legal definition of "terrorism" here, I think it is or close to terrorism from a practical standpoint.
 
Old 08-03-2019, 12:45 PM
 
Location: Midwest
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Has Trump released a statement yet? Or is he still on the golf course?
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