Some Thousand Oaks victims survived mass shooting in Las Vegas, reports say

Some people who survived the Borderline Bar & Grill shooting that left 13 dead, including the gunman, also escaped the mass shooting at the Route 91 music festival in Las Vegas last year, according to the Los Angeles Times and New York Times. “A lot of people in the Route 91 situation go here,” Chandler Gunn, 23, told the LA Times. “There’s people […]

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Live stream: Thousand Oaks shooting coverage

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.  —  Twelve people, including a sheriff’s sergeant, were killed by a tall, hooded gunman dressed in black who opened fire inside a crowded country dance bar in Southern California late Wednesday. Authorities said the gunfire broke out at the Borderline Bar & Grill, a country-western dance bar in Thousand Oaks, which is about 40 miles west of Los Angeles. It was […]

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People threw barstools through window to escape Thousand Oaks, California, bar during shooting

As a gunman dressed in black used a smoke grenade and opened fire at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California, Wednesday, a few people threw barstools through the bar’s windows and helped people escape, according to witnesses.  Matt Wennerstrom, 20, told reporters that he and his friends often visited the Borderline bar and grill, which was hosting a college night when the […]

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‘He died a hero’: Ventura County Sheriff Sgt. Ron Helus among those killed in Thousand Oaks bar shooting

Sheriff Sgt. Ron Helus “died a hero” after being shot by a gunman who killed 11 others at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California. Helus was among the first to arrive on the scene, entering the bar with a California Highway Patrol officer. Helus exchanged gunfire with the suspect, identified by authorities as Ian David Long, before being shot […]

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'11 victims' from active shooter at college bar in the Los Angeles-area suburb of Thousand Oaks

Police in the Los Angeles-area suburb of Thousand Oaks are responding to reports of a shooting at a college night at the Borderline Bar & Grill. A police spokesman identified 11 victims of the shooting in a preliminary assessment. Witnesses say the victims include a bar security guard and a cashier. Authorities believe the shooter is still inside the bar. […]

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