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Six people injured in California bar shooting


He told reporters when officers arrived at the bar to reports of shots being fired, they could hear gunfire.

Israel's Consul General in Los Angeles Sam Grundwerg released a statement that "I have not received any information on Israeli victims" in the incident.

A college country night was being held at the venue, which is popular for line dancing.

Authorities have urged the public to avoid the area and that roads are being blocked.

Local reports say between 11 to 20 people have been injured.

Dozens of people, including one officer, have reportedly been injured in a bar shooting in Thousand Oaks, California.

Police responded to multiple reports of the shooting and Ventura County Sheriff's Office Captain Garo Kuredjian said a sheriff's deputy was among those shot.

Ventura County Sheriff's Office described the situation as a "very active scene".

Police and emergency crews flooded the scene.

One witness saw the suspect tossing smoke bombs in front of the restaurant before watching a security guard get shot.

Officials said hundreds of people, most of whom college students, were inside the establishment at the time of the shooting, according to KABC.

There has been a mass shooting at a Californian bar, according to U.S. media reports.

A law enforcement source told the LA Times that approximately 30 shots were fired and that victims were at multiple locations as they fled.