Police are responding to a shooting at a teenager's birthday party in Dadeville, Alabama, according to local officials and witnesses.
The incident happened around 10:30 pm. Police were called in to open fire at his teenage birthday party near E Green Street and N Broadnax Street in Dadeville, a small town in Tallapoosa County.
Authorities have not released an exact number of victims, but graphic photos shared by witnesses show at least six victims lying on the ground. All were teenagers. Witnesses at the scene said the total number of victims was higher, including several who died at the scene, but authorities have yet to confirm. White sheets covered the bodies, she said. rice field.
Several families were seen gathering outside a local hospital.Nothing is known about the suspect's status or what may have motivated Saturday's shooting. Dadeville is a small town about 70 miles northeast of Montgomery.