The gunman, identified Thursday as Larry Gene Ashbrook of Fort Worth, shouted obscenities as he emptied three ammunition clips from a nine-millimeter, semi-automatic handgun at the gathered congregation. They said the bomb exploded, but caused little damage. Nearly teenagers were attending the service. Of the seven people killed, three teenagers and three adults died at the church, according to police. Another teen died later at a nearby hospital. According to the Associated Press, seven others, ranging in age from 12 to 41, were injured in the shooting.
20-year-old suspect killed in Fort Worth police shooting
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Lauren Silverman. Forty years ago, thousands of Mexican-Americans in Dallas, Texas came together for a protest at city hall. Four days earlier, a white police officer had shot and killed year-old Santos Rodriguez. The death of Rodriguez sparked a riot.
Police investigating death of 2-year-old in Fort Worth
A year-old Fort Worth teen was shot to death early Sunday morning at a public housing complex. According to records, a caller reported encountering the teen who said he was shot seven times. Responding emergency crews found the victim with multiple gunshot wounds in a common area of the complex. Fort Worth police report a second male victim was taken by a private vehicle to an area hospital. His condition was not available as of p.
Officers were called to the scene just before p. The 2-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene. No further details have been released by police at this time.