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Odessa Police Say Only 1 Gunman Was Responsible For Shooting That Killed 7

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Chris White Tech Reporter

Odessa police said Sunday that one gunman was involved in a shooting Saturday that killed at least seven people and injured more than 20 others.

Police previously suspected multiple shooters were potentially involved, Odessa Police Chief Michael Gerke said during a news conference, The Hill reported. They are now “confident” there was only one.

Gerke said he would not identify the suspected shooter publicly at the conference.

“I am not going to give him any notoriety for what he did,” he added.

The shooter’s identity will be provided at a later date. (RELATED: 5 Dead, More Than 20 Others Injured In Texas Shooting: Police)

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