The loss of life has increased in the gun attack on a church school in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. Authorities announced that a total of 6 people, including 3 children and 3 adults, lost their lives in the attack.
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Nashville Police Department spokesman Don Aaron said the attacker was a young woman, adding that the attacker had at least two semi-automatic rifles and a pistol. Aaron stated that two officers from a team of five shot and neutralized the attacker at 10:27 local time, adding that the identity of the attacker is not known yet.
It was stated that the school, which has approximately 200 students, is affiliated with the Covenant Presbyterian Church and provides primary and secondary education.
According to data from The Violence Project, a nonprofit research center, only 4 of 191 massacres in the US since 1966 have been perpetrated by a female assailant. (UAV)