2 Dead, 1 Injured at Shooting in Alabama

A shooting at St. Stephens Episcopal Church in Vestavia Hills, Alabama leaves 2 people dead and another injured today. The surviving victim is currently being treated at UAB Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama.

The gunman opened fire into a small group within the church, but is now being held in custody. The police ensure the community that there is no longer a threat to their neighborhood.

The Vestavia Hills mayor offers her condolences to the family members of those who were injured and lost their lives today during this tragic incident. She also extended her gratitude to the first responders and Vestavia Hills residents for their quick and relentless help.

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