Los Angeles police officers are searching for the shooter in a deadly attack on a US warehouse that left three people dead and others injured over the weekend
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In a deadly attack during a camp party, three people were shot dead and others seriously injured.
Gunshots were heard early Sunday morning in the Los Angeles area, USA, following a performance by rapper Money Sign Suede.
The party was promoted on social media ahead of the deadly attack, which has so far left three people dead and at least four others hospitalized.
Los Angeles Police Department officers are still searching for the shooter. CBS reports.
Rapper Money Sign Suede said on social media: “Sorry to all families, I have nothing to do with what happened, I’ve been away for a long time, not my show, not my party.
“It was a paid performance.”
He later added: “I just want to come here real quick to offer my condolences on what happened after this paid show.
“I am praying for all the people who were injured and died last night. My condolences and heart goes out to all the families of this injury.
“I didn’t want any of this to happen, I was just getting home when I got the call.
Police confirmed that six people were shot dead and three died in the tragedy.
It’s unclear if the shooting was gang-related.
Tributes, including candles, were laid at the scene of the shooting.
The LAPD asked for witnesses to the tragedy.
It comes as former It girl Lady Victoria Hervey revealed she carries a gun in the US and won’t give it up.
The British socialite lives in Los Angeles and owns a Glock 19 pistol, which was once standard equipment for LA cops.
She told the Sunday Mirror: “I think we should be able to have guns. It makes me feel safer.”
She said the Death of 19 children in Texas and two teachers was “terrible,” but claimed so a ban would lead to “genocide”. in America.
She said: “It’s scary what’s happening in Hollywood. The amount of people I know who have had a home invasion and survived because they had a gun.
“They need to make things stricter so guns don’t fall into the wrong hands.
“I think the age limit for owning a gun should be higher and there should be very strict medical screening.
“I know people with guns who think the shooting was horrific, but they see it as something that unfortunately happened and the likelihood isn’t that high compared to other things that kill us that aren’t prohibited.
“Many more people die from heart disease each year than from guns. The chances of someone being shot at school are not that high.”
“To take away the right [to carry guns] could be disastrous. It could lead to mass genocide if the government went to war against its people.”
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