A murderous shooting spree through Orange County left four people dead early Tuesday, including the shooter, and three people injured before the man stopped and shot himself to death, Tustin police said.
There were multiple crime scenes in Tustin, in Santa Ana and unincorporated Orange County, said Tustin Lt. Paul Garaven. There are also potentially many more victims who were shot at but not hit while driving on area freeways, according to public radio station KPCC.
The gunman, was identified as a man in his 20s, was among the deceased, according to Orange County authorities, according to 4NBC LA for Southern California “There are no other shooters and there is no threat to the community,” said Orange County Sheriff’s Department spokesman Jim Amormino View videos at: http://nbclosangeles.com.
According to the Huffington Post, It was unclear if the victims knew each other or the shooter, Orange County sheriff’s spokesman Jim Amormino said.
“It might have been a random thing,” he said. “We just don’t know.”
The shootings began at 4:45 a.m. when deputies responding to a call found the woman shot multiple times in a house in Ladera Ranch, about 55 miles southeast of Los Angeles.