california. An 18-year-old girl has been shot dead in a theater in California, USA, while her fellow 19-year-old youth has been injured. Both were shot while they were watching a movie called ‘The Forever Purge’ at a theater in Corona County, Southern California. It is not yet clear who shot the bullet and why. In this matter, the officials have appealed to the public for help.
Officer Tobias Korobeklis told KTLA-TV that theater workers found the boy and girl in a pool of blood just after 9:30 p.m. local time. Police said Reilly Goodrich had died, while Anthony Barzas was on life support.
Corobaclis has appealed that if anyone present in the theater or nearby has any information, then he should share it with them. So that the accused could be caught in time.
According to the Washington Post report, the year 2021 has seen the highest number of shooting-related incidents in the US. Between January and May this year, more than 8,100 people have died in gun violence-related incidents across the country. There were many days when more than 50 people lost their lives on a daily basis. At the same time, there has been a 46 percent increase in gun homicides in California. This type of violence has been seen more in the Kovid-19 epidemic. (with agency input)