The Shooter In California Is Identified, DC Priest Arrested For Child Sexual Abuse

The shooter in California is identified…

Police in Ventura County, California have identified the shooter as 28 year old Ian Long. He is a Marine Veteran and the weapon was purchased legally. Investigators are trying to peace together a motif in the overnight mass shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks. Thirteen people were killed, including a Sheriff Sergeant and the gunman.

The Borderline Bar and Grill was hosting a Country College Night when the masked gunman walked in. It is reported that he threw some type of smoke bomb before opening fire on the pack bar.

The Long was reportedly dressed in black, had a history with the Ventura County Police Department and he used a hand gun. He had no identification on him. Officials say there are a number of people who escaped and drove themselves to area hospitals.

DC Priest arrested for child sexual abuse…

The Metropolitan Police Department have arrested a Catholic Priest for child sexual abuse. The 13 year old victim claims Priest Urbano Vazquez on two occasion in 2015 put his hand down her shirt and touched her breast.

49 year old Vazquez presided at the Shrine of the Sacred Heart in Northwest, DC was taken into custody yesterday. Another Priest at the church has been removed for not following protocol when it comes to reporting sexual abuse. Investigators believe there could be other victims.

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