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27 dead, 30 injured in Sutherland Springs church shooting, sources say

At least 27 people have been killed and 30 people have been injured in a mass shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas.

A witness reported seeing a man walk into First Baptist Church and began shooting around 11:30 a.m. Sunday.

The shooter was killed by police, officials at the scene said.

Some survivors were taken to Brooke Army Medical Center via medical helicopter.
Their conditions are not known.

The FBI and the Texas Rangers, as well as agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and Explosives, have secured the area around the church and are investigating.

The church is located in the 500 block of 4th Street in the small, south Texas town about 40 miles east of San Antonio.

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