Las Vegas massacre survivor Telemachus Orfanos dies in Borderline Bar shooting

Lamar Ellis
November 10, 2018

Around 15 people were also injured, the sheriff said, including several who were hurt "jumping out of windows, diving under tables". People comfort each other as they sit near the scene, November 8, 2018, in Thousand Oaks, Calif. where a gunman opened fire Wednesday inside a country dance bar crowded with hundreds of people on "college night".

"There were people in the middle dancing and just hanging out and having a good time and you hear that and you just know something's up", Erika Sigman said.

"It was just semi-automatic, as many shots as he could pull, and then when it started to reload that's when we got people out of there".

Upon hearing the gunshots, he immediately grabbed people around him and brought them to the ground for cover. Don MacLeod said he did not call police but avoided speaking with Ian Long. Then they began "shuffling as many people out as possible".

"A gentleman walked in the front door and shot the girl that was behind the counter".

"Obviously, he had something going on in his head that caused him to do something like this", he said.

"There's not time for emotions to be involved, you have to do", Kelly, who was at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, California on Wednesday night, told ABC News.

At least 12 people have been killed, including a police officer, at a country music bar in Thousand Oaks, California.

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There was no screaming, she said - just gunfire and stampeding crowds. He said he regrets not staying in the bar to help other victims. The bar had become a regular meeting place for survivors of the October 2017 attack that left 58 dead, the Associated Press reports. For no reason at all'.

He wore black clothes, a black baseball cap and a mask partially covering his face.

There was no update on Long's motives.

Thirteen people have died, including a gunman and a sheriff's sergeant, after a mass shooting at a California bar popular with college students, police said.

"The mental health experts out there cleared him that day", Dean told reporters Thursday, less than 12 hours after the Wednesday night massacre.

Champion and his friends were inside country music bar Borderline Bar and Grill for student night Wednesday, when ex-marine Ian Long, 29, stormed in, shooting dead 11 before turning the gun on himself.

In a chilling coincidence, numerous people inside were also survivors of the Route 91 shooting - the most deadly in modern USA history.

The officer didn't seem to believe him at first, Knapp said, until he shouted that he wasn't joking.

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