At least five dead and 18 injured in a shooting scaled

At least five dead and 18 injured in a shooting at an LGTBIQ club in Colorado | International

At least five people have died and 18 have been injured this morning in a shooting that occurred at an LGTBIQ club in the city of Colorado Springs, in the US state of Colorado, as confirmed by the Police Department. Security forces have detained a suspect, who has been injured and is receiving medical treatment at a local hospital in custody.

Police have cordoned off the area and have called for caution to continue with the investigation. The shooting took place at around 01:00 in the morning, local time (09:00 in mainland Spain), at Club Q, as reported by police spokeswoman Pamela Castro at a press conference. The local staff have posted a message on their Facebook page in which they regret “being devastated by the senseless attack” on the LGTBIQ community” and thank the “quick reactions of the heroic customers”.

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