The town of Monterey Park was struck by tragedy last Saturday night, just east of Los Angeles. Late Saturday night the fire started to rage in a club and dance hall. Tran was the person suspected of the shooting, and was killed by wounds from a gunshot he self-inflicted. Although there are many unknowns, Tran was reported by the sheriff’s department to have attended the place that he was looking for. His ex-wife said that she had met Tran at the spot and had gave him free lessons. The mayor of Monterey Park released the following statement, in which said he was grieving for the families of all victims and urged all the people of Monterey Park to band together after this tragic event.
A Quick Review
In the tragic shooting, 11 lives have been lost and many others have been injured. It is a reminder that gun violence needs to be addressed from the root causes, so as to avoid such tragedy from occurring again. It means tighter gun control laws, improved mental health services, and creating safety culture for everyone. This is essential for stopping mass shootings in the future and protecting our lives.