Two people dead and another critically injured after a shooting at a church in the Tarrant County city of White Settlement.
The gunman walked up to a server during communion with a shotgun and then opened fire. Another church member shot the suspect.
We are shocked and saddened to hear reports of a shooting at a church in White Settlement.— Texas Attorney General (@TXAG) December 29, 2019
As reports come in, please pray for any victims and their families, this congregation, and the law enforcement officials at the scene. My office will assist in any way needed.
The shooting took place Sunday morning just before 10 a.m. at the West Freeway Church of Christ on Las Vegas Trail.
The man in critical condition is currently undergoing surgery.
Our hearts go out to the victims and families of those killed in the evil act of violence that occurred at the West Freeway Church of Christ.
Places of worship are meant to be sacred, and I am grateful for the church members who acted quickly to take down the shooter and help prevent further loss of life. [CBS Local]