El Paso UPDATE – 20 fatalities & 26 wounded.

CBS News:

  • 20 people killed and dozens injured in shooting near shopping mall in El Paso
  • White male suspect identified as Patrick Crusius taken into custody without incident
  • At least 22 people hospitalized, including one who died; 9 in critical but stable condition; one patient is 4 months old

Twenty people were killed and dozens others were injured after a shooter went on a rampage Saturday at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said. A 21-year-old man was taken into custody after police responded to an active shooter scene at the Cielo Vista Mall.

The suspect, who was captured on surveillance video entering the Walmart, has been identified as 21-year-old Patrick Crusius, CBS News has confirmed. Sergeant Robert Gomez, a police spokesman, said the suspect was taken into custody “without incident” and there was no longer danger to the public.  

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