Hundreds of people gathered Thursday evening to remember the dozen people shot and killed by a Marine veteran at the packed Borderline Bar & Grill the night before.
Twelve people died late Wednesday after a gunman opened fire on a crowd gathered for a weekly country music dance night popular with college students at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California.
Twelve people were killed in the Wednesday night shooting at a California bar.
On Wednesday night, a gunman in Thousands Oaks, California, shot dead at least 12 people at the Borderline Bar & Grill. The man who police have identified as the suspected shooter is Ian David Long, a 28-year-old Marine veteran who had reportedly been suffering from PTSD.
The mother of a 27-year-old man killed in the mass shooting at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., Telemachus 'Tel' Orfanos, said her son lived through the massacre at a country music festival in Las Vegas a year ago.
Even as Thousand Oaks grieved over a mass shooting in which a gunman killed 12 people in a bar packed with college students, the South California city faced the threat of a spreading wildfire that forced thousands to flee their homes in nearby communities on Friday.
Robert Gaafar, who survived last year's Route 91 Harvest massacre, is reliving seering memories after this week's mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Ian David Long entered the Borderline Bar & Grill in the Los Angeles suburb of Thousand Oaks at 11:20 p.m. on Wednesday night and shot dead 12 people in what tied for the 15th deadliest mass shooting in US history.
The victims of a shooting at a country music bar in California range from an officer who ran toward the gunfire to an art student who loved to dance there.
Using a smoke bomb and a handgun, a hooded Marine combat veteran opened fire during college night at a country music bar in Southern California, killing 12 people and sending hundreds fleeing in terror before apparently taking his own life, authorities say.