“There are many victims and many deaths. Now I can not confirm the number. This information is preliminary,” Russell Davis of the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office said in a brief press conference at 8:30 a.m. California time. “I confirm that the suspect is dead”, Added.
The shooting, which took place in front of the Valley Transportation Authority (VDA) property, is being investigated by the Sheriff’s Office.
The city is located 45 miles southeast San Francisco. On this map, you can see the location of the shooting in red:
Details of the attack are not yet known. This Wednesday (California time) morning, officials pointed out They will create a new update to expand the information about what happened.
Shortly after confirming the existence of “many casualties and deaths”, the mayor of San Jose, Sam Licardo, Sent condolences to the families of those still unidentified from Twitter.
“Our hearts go out to the families of those we lost in this horrific shooting. The attacker passed away and more information will be provided at 9:30 am.”
The San Jose Police Department was in charge of the incident from the beginning.
Authorities warned of a shooting at 6:30 a.m. in the area of ”Younger Avenue and San Pedro St.”, to which several police units responded.
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