Thousand Oaks shooting

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Thousand Oaks shooting
Part of Gun violence in the United States
LocationBorderline Bar and Grill, 99 Rolling Oaks Dr, Thousand Oaks, California
Coordinates34°10′36″N 118°52′30″W / 34.17655°N 118.87487°W / 34.17655; -118.87487Coordinates: 34°10′36″N 118°52′30″W / 34.17655°N 118.87487°W / 34.17655; -118.87487
DateNovember 7, 2018 (2018-11-07)
11:15 pm (UTC−8)
Attack type
Mass shooting
WeaponsGlock 21 .45 semi-automatic pistol, smoke grenade(s)[1][2]
Deaths13 (including the perpetrator)
Non-fatal injuries
At least 25[3]
PerpetratorIan David Long

A mass shooting took place on November 7, 2018, in Thousand Oaks, California, at the Borderline Bar and Grill, a country-western dance club. Many college students would go to the bar.[4][5][6] Thirteen people were killed, including a police officer and the shooter, while twenty-five were injured.

The attacker, identified as 28-year-old Ian David Long, was found dead inside the bar, having shot himself dead.[7]

References[change | change source]

  1. Fauria, Krysta. "Suspect in California bar shooting identified as 28-year-old former Marine".
  2. https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/california-shooting-live-update-thousand-oaks-bar-victims-gunman-latest-today-ron-helus-a8624126.html?amp. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. "Mass shooting at Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California". NBC News. November 8, 2018. Retrieved November 8, 2018.
  4. Staff (November 8, 2018). "At least 11 victims reported in shooting at Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks". Ventura County Star. Retrieved November 8, 2018.
  5. "Thousand Oaks shooting: At least 6 people, including deputy, shot at California bar". ajc.com. Retrieved November 8, 2018.
  6. Srivastava, Spriha (November 8, 2018). "Police responding to a mass shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California". cnbc.com. Retrieved November 8, 2018.
  7. "Gunman kills 12 in California bar". BBC News. 8 November 2018. Retrieved 8 November 2018.