At least four people have lost their lives and nearly a dozen others, including three children, sustained injuries in a shooting spree in the US state of California.
The shooting took place at several sites in Northern California’s Tehama County on Tuesday.
Reports said the gunfire began at around 8:00 am (1600 GMT) at a home and ended at the Rancho Tehama Elementary School, located on the outskirts of the town of Corning and about 160 kilometers north of the state capital, Sacramento.
Two hospitals were treating a total of seven people, including at least three children, according to the Associated Press, which reported that one student was wounded at the school and another child and a woman were also shot while driving.
Local residents said they heard about 100 rounds of shots fired from what sounded like multiple guns.
Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston told local media that the shooter was armed with a semi-automatic rifle and two…