THOUSAND OAKS, California -- A mass shooting at a Thousand Oaks nightclub left at least 12 people dead, including a Ventura County sheriff's deputy, authorities said Thursday morning.Venutra County sheriff's Sgt. Eric Buschow said investigators believe the suspect is dead inside the venue. The shooting happened around 11:20 p.m. Wednesday at Borderline Bar & Grill at 99 Rolling Oaks Dr.Ventura County sheriff's officials said there were reports of an active shooter at the club. During a press briefing, Capt. Garo Kuredjian said they confirmed at least 11 people were injured, including the deputy. Their conditions were unknown.Buschow indicated that among those victims there were fatalities, but he did not know how many.Authorities said hundreds of people were inside the bar when the gunfire rang out.In an interview, Buschow came close to tears and said he knows the wounded deputy."It's been a rough night for all of us," he said.RELATED: Thousand Oaks shooting: Stepdad, son recall … [Read more...] about At least 12 killed at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California
A GUNMAN opened fire in a packed California bar leaving multiple people injured. The shooting rampage took place at a restaurant and nightclub in the town of Thousand Oaks late on Wednesday, November 7. Here's the latest. Where is Thousand Oaks? Thousand Oaks is a town in Ventura County, California. A population of around 130,000, it is part of the Greater Los Angeles area and is about 40 miles from downtown LA. According to the FBI, Thousand Oaks is one of the safest cities in America. It was ranked as the fourth safest among cities with a population greater than 100,000 in the United States by the FBI's 2013 Uniform Crime Reports. What happened at the Borderline Bar shooting? At least 11 people were shot when a gunman opened fire at the Borderline Bar in Thousand Oaks on the night of November 7 2018. A sheriff's deputy was among those injured and rushed to hospital. There were no immediate reports on the extent of the injuries and the number of those wounded is expected to rise. … [Read more...] about Where is Thousand Oaks, what happened at the Borderline Bar shooting and how many are injured?
THOUSAND OAKS, California -- Authorities responded to a nightclub in Thousand Oaks after reports of a mass shooting Wednesday night.The shooting happened around 11:20 p.m. at Borderline Bar & Grill at 99 Rolling Oaks Dr. Ventura County sheriff's officials said there were reports of an active shooter at the club, but it was unclear how many victims there may be.Witness John Hedge, of Moorpark, said he saw a suspect throwing smoke bombs into the front of the restaurant. He also said he saw a security guard get shot."I was at the front door and I was talking to my stepdad. I just started hearing these big pops. Pop, pop, pop. There was probably three or four, I hit the ground. I look up - the security guard is dead. Well, I don't want to say he was dead, but he was shot. He was down. The gunman was throwing smoke grenades all over the place. I saw him point to the back of the cash register...and he just kept firing. I ran out the front door," he said.Hodge added that there may have … [Read more...] about Mass shooting reported at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California
Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE Nov. 8, 2018 / 8:39 AM GMT By Alexander Smith and Kurt Chirbas Multiple people were injured amid reports of an active shooter at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California, authorities said early Thursday. The Ventura County Fire Department said on Twitter just after midnight local time (3 a.m. ET) that the incident at the Borderline Bar and Grill was ongoing and warned people to stay away from the area. The venue was hosting a "college country night" event for students. This is a breaking news story. Please check back for updates. Alexander Smith Alexander Smith is a senior reporter for NBC News, based in London. Kurt Chirbas is a senior editor for NBC News based in New York. Caitlin Fichtel contributed. … [Read more...] about Shooting reported at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Authorities responded to a nightclub in Thousand Oaks after reports of a mass shooting Wednesday night.The shooting happened around 11:20 p.m. at Borderline Bar & Grill at 99 Rolling Oaks Dr. Ventura County sheriff's officials said there were reports of an active shooter at the club, but it was unclear how many victims there may be.The country bar is located near the 101 Freeway off Moorpark Road.Footage from AIR7 HD captured paramedics performing CPR on a person who appeared unresponsive. No further details were immediately released.The website for Borderline showed that Wednesday nights are College Country Nights that last from 9 p.m. until 2 a.m. Colleges near the club are California Lutheran University and California State University, Channel Islands.DEVELOPING: We will add more details to this report as soon as it becomes available. … [Read more...] about Mass shooting reported at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, authorities say