A gunman faces 29 charges of violent crimes after opening fire during a baby-naming ceremony at a Pittsburg synagogue on Saturday, killing 11 people and injuring six in the deadliest anti-Semitic attack in recent US history. The shooter -- identified as a 46-year-old Robert Bowers -- reportedly yelled "All Jews must die" as he burst into the Tree of Life synagogue, where congregants gathered for Sabbath services. Taken into custody after a shootout with police, the suspect was transferred to a hospital. US…
PITTSBURGH: A gunman killed at least eight people and injured 12 in an attack on a Pittsburgh synagogue during Sabbath religious services on Saturday, and a suspect was in custody in a possible hate crime, local authorities and media reported. A “bearded heavy-set white male” was in custody, KDKA television said, citing police sources saying the gunman walked into the building and yelled “All Jews must die”. Responding officers “received fire” and three officers were injured, KDKA said, but it was not immediately…
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