In downtown Fresno (California) on Tuesday, April 18, armed with a gun man opened fire on passersby on the street. As a result of firing three persons were lost, one more got wounds, reports Reuters.
The shooter was arrested arrived at the scene by police. It was them 39-year-old African American Corey Ali Muhammad, who was wanted on suspicion in murder of the security guard of one of the city motels last week.
As have informed journalists on a press-conferences the chief of the city police Jerry Dyer, at the time of his arrest, the man shouted «Allahu Akbar».
The motive of the attack, according to preliminary data, was racial hatred. The investigation is ongoing.