Breaking News!!: Lafayette, LA: Deadly movie theater shooting.


Breaking News!!: Lafayette, LA: Deadly movie theater shooting.

At least 2 people are dead and the gunman is dead after opening fire at a movie theater at the Grand 16 Theatre on Johnston Street in Lafayette, Louisiana at around 7:30pm CT on Thursday, July 23rd, 2015.

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According to Acadian Ambulance, at least 8 people were injured and are being treated.

** Picture from Andy Cunningham (Twitter Username: @CunninghamWDSU): **

Governor of Louisiana Bobby Jindal told the media during a news conference, “This is a time for us to come together,” and that, “What we can do now is we can pray.”

Authorities are saying that they know who this man is, but are not releasing the identity of the shooter.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is also part of the investigation into this deadly movie theater shooting.

At least 100 people were inside the movie theater watching the movie “Trainwreck” when witnesses say the 58 year old man reportedly stood up and began shooting.

Amy Schumer, star in the movie “Trainwreck”, tweeted on her Twitter page, “My heart is broken and all my thoughts and prayers are with everyone in Louisiana.”

ZachNews sends our thoughts, prayers, and condolences to the family and friends of the victims in the deadly movie theater shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana.

** Stay tuned to ZachNews as more information is still coming into ZachNews. **

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