US || Albama birthday party shooting leaves four killed, over 28 injured
United States: Four people including a high school football players were killed, and more than 28 people were injured during a birthday party inside a dance studio in a small town of Dadeville, Albama.
“What has our nation come to when children cannot attend a birthday party without fear?” President Joe Biden said in a statement on Sunday.
Philstavious Dowdell, a Dadeville high school senior was celebrating at his sister Alexis’ party before he was shot, his grandmother Annette Allen told media.
“He was a very humble child. Never messed with anybody. Always had a smile on his face,” Allen said.
Gun violence in United States has become a new norm as recently a bank employee shot dead five employees and wounded nine other people at his workplace in Louis-ville, Kentucky.
On March 27, three nine-years old and three staff members were killed at a private Christian school in Nashville, Tennesse, by a former student.