Police have responded to a shooting at the site of a church in downtown Charleston, South Carolina, but there is no word yet on potential casualties. The Post and Courier of Charleston is reporting that it is possible there are multiple fatalities.
The address where police say the shooting took place is that of the Emanuel AME Church. Police are saying on Twitter that they’re looking for an approximately 21-year-old white male.
The Post and Courier newspaper is reporting that the pastor of the church was inside for a service at the time of the shooting. But it was unclear if the shooting took place inside the church.