Once again a case of indiscriminate firing has come to the fore from America. Nine people were killed in a shooting during a Chinese New Year party here in the city of Los Angeles, California. As soon as the information about the firing was received, the police reached the spot and cordoned off the area and got involved in the investigation. It is being told by American media quoting sources that Monterey Park Chinese New Year Celebration is being organized.
Fierce firing took place here on Saturday night around 10 pm (according to US time). During this time a large number of people were present here. At least 16 people were shot in the firing, out of which 9 people died. However, it is not yet known how many attackers were there and whether the police have arrested anyone or not. Seung Won Choi, owner of the Clam House Seafood Barbecue restaurant near Monterey Park, said three men walked into his restaurant and asked to lock the door.
He told that a person carrying a machine gun was also roaming in the area. The attacker had several rounds of ammunition. The Chinese Lunar New Year celebration is one of the largest Lunar New Year events in the region. Thousands of people gathered on Saturday in this two-day festival. Let us inform that earlier on Monday also there was firing in a house in Goshen, California. In which 6 people including a six-month-old child lost their lives. The police called it target killing.