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1 Killed, Several Others Injured in Shooting Aboard Greyhound Bus in California – PEOPLE

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1 Killed, Several Others Injured in Shooting Aboard Greyhound Bus in California – PEOPLE

One person is dead and several others are injured following a shooting that took place aboard a Greyhound bus in Oroville, California, according to authorities.
On Wednesday evening around 7:35 p.m. local time, police said they began to receive 911 calls indicating that a shooting was underway inside the bus, which was parked outside an ampm convenience store, according to a statement from the Oroville Police Department.
When they arrived, police found "several subjects suffering from gunshot wounds," including one person who was pronounced dead "despite lifesaving measures."
In a statement shared on Facebook, Chuck Reynolds, the Mayor of Oroville, confirmed that five people total had been shot in the incident.
A representative for Greyhound did not immediately respond to PEOPLE's request for comment.
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Following the shooting, police reported that the suspect — whose identity has not yet been publicly released — fled the scene before authorities arrived. The Oroville Police Department said that it received 911 calls stating that the suspect was inside a nearby Walmart.
When authorities arrived at the store, police said they found the suspect and "located evidence" that led them to believe he was involved in the Greyhound bus shooting.
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Speaking with CBS 13, Reynolds said that the suspect and police were only involved in a physical altercation and no gunfire was exchanged.
The suspect was then taken into custody and transported to the Butte County Jail, police said. The investigation remains ongoing.

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