Oregon School Shooter Allegedly Asked Victims Their Religion Before Shooting Them

David Hookstead Sports And Entertainment Editor
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According to one survivor from the Oregon Umpqua Community College shooting the shooter allegedly asked people their religion before shooting them.

Kortney Moore said the shooter told people to get on the ground, then to stand up and state their religion according to Oregon Live. Moore said she was on the ground next to several bodies, and saw her teacher get shot in the head.

A gunman entered the community college earlier today and opened fire on students and faculty. The all clear was given at 2:52 EST, but mass casualties were inflicted before it ended. Reports were initially differing on the number of victims, but it has been confirmed by the police that ten people have been killed and an additional seven wounded. (RELATED: Celebrities Blame NRA, Capitalism And ‘Gun Nuts’ For The Shooting In Oregon)

The shooter remains unnamed with few details released. He allegedly died after exchanging fire with police.

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