Texas Shooting: Five people, including an 8-year-old child, were shot dead in Cleveland, Texas. After the information of the incident, the police is looking for the accused. According to CNN, officials said on Saturday that the shooting happened in Cleveland, about 70 km from Houston.
According to the police, the accused has been identified as 38-year-old Francisco Oropeza. The police is looking for him. The accused is said to have been seen with his rifle in the CCTV footage while visiting the neighbour’s house.
How did the whole incident happen?
It is being told that the houses of the accused and the deceased are nearby. On Saturday, the accused was firing in the courtyard of his house while the family of the deceased was trying to sleep during this time. After repeatedly hearing the sound of firing, the victim’s family reached the accused and asked him not to fire. After this, the accused opened fire and killed five people including the child.
According to the police, the accused used an AR style rifle to commit the crime. He killed all five people by shooting them in the head. It is being said that the accused was drunk during the incident. Let us inform that in four months this year, 18 incidents of such firing have come to light in America.