Five people were seriously injured while shooting in Austin, the capital of the US state of Texas, the local ambulance service reports on its Twitter page.
According to the ambulance, all victims have serious injuries that can be life threatening. Austin police said the shooting occurred on 7th Street. An investigation is currently underway at the scene.
Also, an unknown wounded nine people in the American city of Syracuse in the state of New York, one injured is in critical condition. It is reported by CNN with reference to the head of the local police, Kenton Buckner.
According to Buckner, on the night of Saturday to Sunday, the city police received a call in which a local resident reported the theft of a car. Arriving at the place, law enforcement officers found a large crowd of people, among whom were nine people with gunshot wounds.
Doctors took one of them to the hospital in critical condition, and doctors are fighting for his life. The life of the rest of the wounded is not in danger.
Buckner noted that the police have not yet found a suspect in the shooting. Specialists also cannot yet understand what caused such a crowd of people at the indicated point.
The city authorities demanded to investigate the incident as soon as possible.
Earlier it was reported that in Minneapolis (Minnesota) an unknown opened fire, which caused 12 people to be injured.
“One adult man died, 11 people were injured, not threatening their lives,” the report said.
Details of the incident have not yet been reported.