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One person was killed and four others were critically wounded in a shooting Sunday at a Southern California church, authorities said.
Some called for more police walking the streets, while others said the city should instead direct resources toward community services
The shooting at the church left one dead, five wounded and the surrounding community stunned and in mourning.
In a video posted to social media, Ald. Maria Hadden, 49th, said residents started to complain about the heat Thursday, but management had not turned on air conditioning.
The earthquake occurred eight miles from Palm Springs and 12 miles from Rancho Mirage.
"I knew something was wrong. I called 911," a witness told The Times.
A gunman attacked a lunch banquet at a Taiwanese church in Laguna Woods, killing one person and wounding five others Sunday before congregants tackled him, hogtied him with an extension cord and grabbed his two weapons, authorities said.
The 100 or so church members, most of whom are senior citizens, worship in their native language — not Mandarin but Taiwanese.