The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency reported that a shooting occurred Saturday night in Dadeville, resulting in four fatalities and numerous injuries.
According to WRBL-TV, the shooting took place at a dance studio during what might have been a birthday party.
There wasn’t much information regarding the shooting published by the state Law Enforcement Agency. Images of crime scene tape surrounding a brick building were displayed on the station.
The cause of the shooting was not first confirmed, and it was not immediately clear if a suspect was in custody.
“I weep with the residents of Dadeville and my fellow Alabamans this morning. The governor of Alabama, Kay Ivey, said in a statement shared on social media that violent violence “has NO place in our state. We are closely informed by law enforcement as information emerges.
Nearly 57 miles (92 kilometers) northeast of Montgomery, Alabama, is Dadeville.