Los Angeles County Sheriff Robert Luna gave a press convention Sunday wherein he introduced the Lunar New Yr celebration taking pictures suspect had allegedly used a “semiautomatic assault pistol” to shoot and kill ten folks Saturday evening.
AFP indicated Luna identified the attacker didn’t use an “assault rifle.” Somewhat, Luna stated the suspect used “a magazine-fed semiautomatic assault pistol … that had an prolonged large-capacity journal hooked up to it.”
Luna additionally famous that the taking pictures suspect is lifeless.
Breitbart Information identified that the Los Angeles Instances reported the gunman shot and killed himself Sunday earlier than he might be apprehended by police in Torrance, California.
CBS safety and regulation enforcement analyst James A. Gagliano tweeted:
#Breaking: LA Sheriff Robert G. Luna conducts presser, naming 72-year-old HUU CAN TRAN as alleged mass shooter in Torrance, CA.
Shooter deceased, by way of self-inflicted gunshot, as LA SWAT closed in.
Topic’s weapon described as “magazine-fed assault pistol w/prolonged journal.”
— James A. Gagliano (@JamesAGagliano) January 23, 2023
Sheriff Luna didn’t clarify what, exactly, a “semiautomatic assault pistol” is, however the BBC reported that Luna thought it may not be authorized in California.
The deceased taking pictures suspect has been recognized as 72-year-old Huu Can Tran.
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