by Daveda Gruber:

Police have reported that there is an active shooter situation near the Tree of Life Synagogue in east Pittsburgh.

Saturday a shooting occurred at a synagogue in Pittsburgh’s Squirrel Hill neighborhood, officials said. The Pittsburgh Public Safety Department tweeted Saturday, “There is an active shooter in the area of Wilkins and Shady. Avoid the area. More info will be released when it is available.”

The shooting is reported in the basement of the synagogue.

President Trump tweeted:

Multiple victims were reported. Three police officers are confirmed shot.

Multiple casualties are confirmed.

The shooter is in custody.

Law enforcement are entering the synagogue. Law enforcement are checking the area for more dangerous activity.

So far the shooter has been referred to as male. His motive will be analyzed.

Residents are being told to stay in their homes. The situation is not safe.

One news outlet reported that the shooter yelled out “All Jews must die!”


Robert Bowers is named as the shooter.


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