FBI: last year, shooting in public places in the United States reached its highest level in 18 years.

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 FBI: last year, shooting in public places in the United States reached its highest level in 18 years.


In the early morning of April 22nd local time, a shootout in the suburb of Nashville, Tennessee, a gunman broke into a local waffle shop, killing 4 people and injuring 7. According to reports, the authorities said that 30 such incidents occurred in 2017, the highest level since the beginning of 2000. This statistic does not include cases involving firearms being fired by organized crime gangs fired by drugs and sales, and fire targeting specific persons. A total of 50 shootings occurred in public places between 2016 and 2017, killing 221 people and injuring 722, all of whom were male. It is reported that 20 of the 50 incidents have been identified as large-scale fire incidents, the most serious are the Las Vegas Festival and the First Baptist church shooting in Texas in 2007, and the shooting of the Orlando nightclub in 2017. Source: China News Network Editor: Wang Zheng _NN7526