MONTEREY PARK, Calif. — Dozens of law enforcement officials responded to stories of a capturing that occurred after a big Lunar New Yr celebration in a group east of Los Angeles late Saturday.
Officers supplied no details about the capturing in Monterey Park, a metropolis of about 60,000 folks with a big Asian inhabitants that’s about 10 miles from downtown Los Angeles.
Earlier within the day, hundreds of individuals attended the annual competition.
A sufferer of the mass capturing in California is loaded into an ambulance on Jan. 21, 2023.VIA REUTERS
The competition attracts over 100,000 folks every day.VIA REUTERS
Seung Gained Choi, who owns the Clam Home seafood barbecue restaurant throughout the road from the place the capturing occurred, advised the Los Angles Occasions that three folks rushed into his enterprise and advised him to lock the door.
The folks additionally advised Choi that there was a shooter with a machine gun who had a number of rounds of ammunition on him so he might reload. Choi mentioned he believes the capturing happened at a dance membership.
The newspaper reported that the capturing occurred after 10 p.m.
Saturday was the beginning of the two-day competition, which is without doubt one of the largest Lunar New Yr occasions in Southern California.