• Police seek why 72-year-old gunman shot up LA dance hall

    3 days ago - By Bésame

    MONTEREY PARK, Calif. - The search for the motive behind the shooting massacre that killed 11 people at a Los Angeles-area dance hall led police to a mobile home community as they probed the past of the 72-year-old suspect Monday and his relationship to the ballroom.
    Sheriff's deputies from Los Angeles County searched the home in a gated senior community where Huu Can Tran lived in the town of Hemet, an hour's drive from the scene of the crime in Monterey Park, Hemet police spokesperson Alan Reyes told The Associated Press.
    Monterey Park Police Chief Scott Wiese said he wasn't aware of the...
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  • How the Monterey Park shooting and manhunt for the gunman unfolded

    3 days ago - By Bésame

    By Christina Zdanowicz, CNN
    The shooting at a Monterey Park, California, dance studio Saturday night set off a 12-hour manhunt for the gunman who carried out the attack that left 11 people dead and almost as many injured.
    Authorities were able to track him down by tracing the semi-automatic weapon he was holding, which yielded his name and description.
    This is what we know about how the shooting and manhunt unfolded.
    10:22 p.m. PT Saturday, January 21: Shots are fired at a dance studio
    A man enters and starts shooting inside Star Ballroom Dance Studio in Monterey Park near a Lunar New Year...
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  • Monterey Park Shooting: Flags Being Flown At Half-Staff Across Country

    3 days ago - By Bésame

    Flags will be flown in half-staff across the country in honor of the mass shooting victims in Monterey Park, until Thursday, Jan. 26.
    President Joe Biden's order applies to the White House, all public buildings and grounds, military posts, naval stations and federal naval vessels.
    Embassies and consular offices overseas will also fly their U.S. flags at half-staff.
    “Jill and I are praying for those killed and injured in last night's deadly mass shooting in Monterey Park,” Biden said in a statement Sunday. “I'm monitoring this situation closely as it develops, and urge the community to...
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