February 26, 2024

Shots Fired on UC Berkeley Campus

A suspect is beneath arrest after 9 gunshots rang out on the UC Berkeley campus Friday night time at about 8:40 p.m.

No accidents had been reported.

ABC 7 noted the photographs had been fired outdoors Sproul Plaza, and the incident appeared to have occurred following some sort of “altercation.”

Students had been ordered to shelter in place after the photographs rang out. An all-clear was issued at 9:45 p.m.

SF Gate observed {that a} suspect was arrested, however no particulars concerning the suspect had been supplied.

California is the number one state for gun regulation energy, in accordance to Mike Bloomberg-affiliated Everytown for Gun Safety. The gun controls embody common background checks, a ten-day ready interval for gun purchases, gun registration, a crimson flag regulation, an “assault weapons” ban, a “high capacity” journal ban, a ban on carrying a gun on a university campus for self-defense, a ban on being armed on Okay-12 campuses for self-defense, a background verify for ammunition purchases, and limits on the variety of weapons law-abiding residents can buy every month.

Nevertheless, in 2021, California was additionally the primary state for “active shooter incidents,” according to the FBI.

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