There has been another shooting near a house of worship, this time near a Baptist Church in Baltimore, Maryland.
One person has been reported dead and many others injured in the shooting authorities said, The Daily Mail reported.
“7 people on a Sunday right by a church? Must be better. All of us,” Councilman Brandon Scott said in a tweet Sunday.
The shooting occurred on the same block as the Perkins Square Baptist Church in Baltimore at about 5.30pm on Sunday.
Police said one person had died but it is not yet clear the extent of the other injuries, CBS reports.
First responders found the victims on the 2500 block of Edmondson Avenue outside Buster’s Place Barber Shop where the cookout had been set up.
Shooting at Perkins Square Baptist church in Baltimore, Maryland. 7 wounded, 1 dead. pic.twitter.com/eief9I2JND
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Baltimore police confirm a mass shooting today took place at a cookout near a church in Perkins Square
— Jack Posobiec ✝️ (@JackPosobiec) April 28, 2019
Breaking: Up to 7 people injured after shooting in or near Perkins Square Baptist Church in Baltimore, Maryland. The gunman is at large. pic.twitter.com/n842gEZZG1
— PM Breaking News (@PMBreakingNews) April 28, 2019