The tragedies are two of 39 mass shootings in the U.S. to take place in the first few weeks of 2023 alone. A woman who lost several friends at the Monterey Park shooting grieves at a makeshift memorial outside the Star Dance Studio in the Los Angeles suburb. AdvertisementThe gun the Monterey Park shooter used is generally illegal in California. Republican Rep. Michael McCaul of Texas was among those who dismissed calls for stronger federal firearms restrictions in the wake of the California shootings. Mourners attend a candlelight vigil for victims of a mass shooting in Monterey Park, a Los Angeles suburb.
Source: Huffington Post January 25, 2023 03:10 UTC