US & Canada
6 injured in Washington D.C. shooting
Washington: Six people were injured, including several in critical condition, in a shooting in Washington D.C., authorities confirmed on Tuesday.
D.C. Council member Charles Allen tweeted the shooting occurred at “1515 F St in Azeeze Bates” late Monday night, reports Xinhua news agency.
“Devastating gun violence for the community tonight,” Allen said in a tweet.
“Mass shooting — 6 injured, several critical.”
Police are expected to provide updates shortly.
The US has witnessed at least 385 mass shootings so far this year, according to the latest data from the non-profit Gun Violence Archive.