As a result of a shooting at a shopping mall in the border town of El Paso, Texas, 20 people were killed and 26 others were injured.
A gunman fired on the people last night at a Walmart store near the Cielo Vista Mall, El Paso, according to the International Reports of Middle East Press.
A 21-year-old white man is in police custody, and is said to have posted a statement on social media before the attack.
Texas authorities say 20 people were killed and 26 others were injured in the incident, 9 of which were in critical condition.
US President Donald Trump described the attack as “an act of cowardice”.
El Paso, a city on the US-Mexico border, is one of the safest cities in South America.