1 dead, 8 injured following mass shooting in USA
At least one person has been killed and eight more injured in a mass shooting at a church shooting in Antioch, a neighborhood of Nashville, Tennessee, Sputnik reported.
The shooting took place at the Burnette Chapel Church of Christ, a church in a southern suburb of the city. Local media say that police began receiving reports of a shooting shortly after 11 am local time.
Metro Nashville Police Department tweeted that one woman was killed in the parking lot outside the church, with six others shot.
Police confirmed that the gunman has also been wounded, taken into custody and taken to hospital. Another victim, reported to have been pistol whipped, was also taken to hospital.