Texas Shooting

20 people killed, 26 injured in mass shooting in US

TEXAS – At least 20 people have been killed in the latest mass shooting in the United States, the BBC’s partner network CBS News says.

The massacre happened at a Walmart store near the Cielo Vista Mall in El Paso, Texas, a few miles from the US-Mexican border.

At least 26 people, including children, are being treated at local hospitals for their injuries.

A young white man is in custody and is believed to be the sole gunman.

He has been named by US media as 21-year-old Patrick Crusius, a resident of the Dallas area.

CCTV footage said to be of El Paso gunman

CCTV images said to be of the gunman and broadcast on US media show a man in a dark T-shirt wearing ear protectors and brandishing an assault-style rifle.

Shoppers exit with their hands up after shooting in El Paso, Texas

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