At least 20 people were killed and 26 wounded when a gunman opened fire at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, on Saturday, August 3, El Paso police chief Greg Allen told a press conference.
A 21-year-old white male suspect was in police custody, officials said. The suspect was not officially named by police, though a name was cited in several media reports.
The FBI, the Texas Department of Public Safety, and Border Patrol were assisting with a murder investigation, Allen said.
This video shows a man in handcuffs in police custody, across the street from the Walmart where the shooting took place.
Injured victims were transported to local hospitals and officials issued an urgent request for emergency blood donations. Credit: Ayla Pequeño via Storyful