There are reports coming in at this hour that multiple people – at least 11 at last check – have been shot at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California. A deputy is among the injured.
The shooter reportedly opened fire inside the Borderline Bar and Grill just after midnight local time. As such, the Ventura County Fire Department as well as local police are warning people to stay away from the area as they look for the suspect.
"We're still looking for the shooter,” Sheriff’s Capt. Garo Kuredjian said overnight. “We can't confirm the shooter is in custody at this point.” As for that shooter, witnesses say the person was dressed all in black and entered the club firing. No other details about casualties have been confirmed.
UPDATE: It happened around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday when the suspect reportedly started shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill. The gunman, described as all in black with a large trench coat, also reportedly threw a smoke grenade, sowing confusion during the shooting. The shooter is reportedly still inside the bar but his status isn't clear. Police say that there's no threat to the public outside the building. Local law enforcement is on scene and the FBI Joint Terrorism Task Force is en route. The bar was hosting a country music event for college students.
UPDATE 2: The gunman who opened fire in a California nightclub is dead. Law enforcement in Thousand Oaks say he was killed inside the Borderline Bar and Grill.
UPDATE 3: A sheriff's deputy is among the 13 people dead after the mass shooting. The death toll includes the gunman.