Multiple people hospitalized after shots fired at California synagogue

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POWAY, Calif. —  A man was detained after shots were fired at Congregation Chabad in Poway late Saturday morning, officials said.

Sheriff’s deputies were investigating the scene around 11:30 a.m. after reports of multiple people injured at a place of worship.

Those hurt in the shooting were transported to Palomar Medical Center, according to San Diego County Sheriff’s Twitter account. One of those victims was reportedly a rabbi.

Police sent out a post on Twitter alerting residents to stay away from the area and detailing road closures through Sunday morning.

Saturday marks the last day of Passover.


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