13 DEAD IN CAL­I­FOR­NIA BAR SHOOT­ING

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A sher­iff said 13 peo­ple are dead, in­clud­ing sher­iff's sergeant and the gun­man, af­ter a shoot­ing in­side a crowded Cal­i­for­nia bar late Wed­nes­day.

Ash­er­iff says 13 peo­ple are dead, in­clud­ing a sher­iff's sergeant and the gun­man, af­ter a shoot­ing in­side a crowded South­ern Cal­i­for­nia bar late Wed­nes­day. Ven­tura County Sher­iff Ge­off Dean says sher­iff's Sgt. Ron Helus re­sponded to the scene and was shot af­ter he en­tered the build­ing. He died at a hos­pi­tal early Thurs­day.

Au­thor­i­ties did not say how the gun­man died. Dean says around 10 other peo­ple were shot and wounded. No other in­for­ma­tion on the vic­tims was im­me­di­ately known.

Ven­tura County Sher­iff's Of­fice Capt. Garo Kured­jian said the first re­ports of shots fired came around 11:20 p.m. at the Border­line Bar & Grill in Thou­sand Oaks, which is about 40 miles west of Los An­ge­les.

The bar's web­site says its hosts "Col­lege Coun­try Night" ev­ery Wed­nes­day. Po­lice said hun­dreds were in­side when the shoot­ing oc­curred.

Ven­tura County Sher­iff Sgt. Eric Buschow says the gun­man is dead in­side a South­ern Cal­i­for­nia bar where 11 peo­ple were in­jured late Wed­nes­day.

Au­thor­i­ties say a re­spond­ing deputy was shot and taken to a hos­pi­tal. No other in­for­ma­tion on the vic­tims was im­me­di­ately known.

Ven­tura County Sher­iff's Of­fice Capt. Garo Kured­jian said the first re­ports of shots fired came around 11:20 p.m. at the Border­line Bar & Grill in Thou­sand Oaks, which is about 40 miles west of Los An­ge­les.

The bar's web­site says its hosts “Col­lege Coun­try Night” ev­ery Wed­nes­day. Po­lice said hun­dreds were in­side when the shoot­ing oc­curred.

Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump said on Twit­ter Thurs­day that he has been “fully briefed on the ter­ri­ble shoot­ing.” He praised law en­force­ment, say­ing “Great brav­ery shown by po­lice”.

Peo­ple com­fort each other as they sit near the scene, in Thou­sand Oaks, Calif. where a gun­man opened fire Wed­nes­day in­side a coun­try dance bar crowded with hun­dreds of peo­ple on "col­lege night"

This image made from aerial video show of­fi­cers around a Po­lice SUV in the vicin­ity of a shoot­ing in Thou­sand Oaks, Cal­i­for­nia, early Thurs­day, Nov. 8, 2018

In this image made from aerial video, po­lice ve­hi­cles line a road in the vicin­ity of a shoot­ing in Thou­sand Oaks

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