Two people are dead and another is injured after a shooter entered a “Boomers Potluck” dinner at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, this evening (Thursday, June 16).
Capt. Shane Ware of the Vestavia Hills Police Department said the suspect is in custody and the victim who survived is being treated at a local hospital. VHPD and the Vestavia Hills Fire Department responded to the call about an active shooter at 6:22 p.m.
Ware will hold his next briefing at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow (Friday, June 17).