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    At Least Three Shot Dead in 'Mass Casualty Incident' in Long Beach, California - Video

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    Three people were reportedly killed and nine others injured during a shooting that occurred in California late Tuesday night. The situation on the ground is calm at the moment.

    At least three people have reportedly been killed and nine more injured in a shooting at a residence in Long Beach, California, according to the Long Beach Fire Department. 

    Police were sent to a home in the 2700 block of 7th Street near Temple Avenue at 10:44 p.m. local time after shooting was reported. The shooting allegedly took place outdoors, as multiple shell casings were seen in an alley behind the house. The incident is believed to have taken place at a Halloween party.

    Paramedics reported mass casualties with at least 3 people dead at the scene and nine people transported to local hospitals. They were seen treating an injured individual in a yard next to a nail salon, while at least three bodies were visible on the ground.

    ​At the moment, there is no information about a suspect or suspects or whether anyone has been detained.

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