SACRAMENTO, Calif (AP) - Six people were killed and 10 injured in a mass shooting early Sunday as bars and nightclubs were closing in downtown Sacramento and police in California’s state capital were searching for at least one suspect.Sacramento Police Chief Kathy Lester said at a news conference that police were patrolling the area at about 2 a.m.
when they heard gunfire. When they arrived at the scene, they found a large crowd gathered on the street and six people dead.
Another 10 either took themselves or were transported to hospitals. No information was given on their conditions.Authorities don't know whether one or more suspects were involved.RELATED: 'They killed my sister:' Sacramento mass shooting leaves 6 dead, 10 woundedDowntown Sacramento after police reported six had been killed and nine others hurt in a shooting.
Source: KOVR Kelsey Schar, 18, was staying on the fourth floor of Citizen Hotel when she said she heard gunshots. She walked to the window and "saw a guy running and just shooting," Schar told The Associated Press.She saw flashes from the gun in the dark.Madalyn Woodard, 17, who was also staying at the same hotel, said she saw a crowd of people sprinting down the street.