2 killed, 1 injured in Alabama church capturing, authorities say suspected shooter in custody

Two folks have been killed and one was injured after an individual opened hearth at an Alabama church Thursday night, authorities mentioned.

Vestavia Hills Police Capt. Shane Ware stated officers responded to experiences of an lively shooter

Ware added {that a} suspect is in custody and that there have been no further threats to the group

The individual injured within the taking pictures was being handled at a neighborhood hospital, Ware confirmed

The FBI, the U.S. Marshals Service, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Firearms, Tobacco are aiding within the investigation

In keeping with the church's web site, there was a potluck scheduled between 5 and seven p.m.

We're Episcopalians we consider in Jesus and we consider that prayer helps," Hudlow mentioned