Gilroy Garlic Festival Turns Deadly After Gunman Opens Fire

Three people were killed, including a 6-year-old boy, and 12 others were wounded Sunday after a gunman cut through a fence to avoid security and opened fire at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in Gilroy, California.

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Police officers escort people from Christmas Hill Park following a deadly shooting during the Gilroy Garlic Festival, in Gilroy, Calif., on July 28, 2019.
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Festival-goer Edward Jacobucci is allowed by law enforcement to leave the scene of the annual Gilroy Garlic Festival after an attacker opened fire amid the crowded event, killing three people and wounding at least a dozen, in Gilroy, Calif., on July 28, 2019.
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Six-year-old Steven Romero was one of the three victims killed by a gunman at a popular annual garlic festival in the town of Gilroy, Calif.
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Officers put security measures in place at the road into Christmas Hill Park, the site of the Gilroy Garlic Festival that turned deadly when a gunman, who was shot and killed by police, opened fire into crowds, killing three, on July 28, 2019.
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Ana Lilia Cano, left, with daughter Paulina Perez, and Gildardo Leyva, right, wait for relatives at a reunification center at Gavilan College following a shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival, in Gilroy, Calif., July 28, 2018.
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Police officers escort people from Christmas Hill Park following a deadly shooting during the Gilroy Garlic Festival, in Gilroy, Calif., on July 28, 2019.
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Emergency responders confer at Christmas Hill Park following a deadly shooting during the Gilroy Garlic Festival, in Gilroy, Calif., on July 28, 2019.
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Flowers and a candle sit outside the site of the Gilroy Garlic Festival after a mass shooting there yesterday on July 29, 2019 in Gilroy, California. Three victims were killed and at least a dozen were wounded before police officers killed the suspect. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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GILROY, CALIFORNIA - JULY 29: Gilroy Police Chief Scot Smithee (L) awaits a question at a press conference the day after a mass shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival on July 29, 2019 in Gilroy, California. Three victims were killed and at least a dozen were wounded before police officers killed the suspect. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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GILROY, CA - JULY 29: Police search a car registered to Thomas Michael Legan, the father of Santino William Legan, at a home on the 300 block of Churchill Place in Gilroy, Calif., on Monday, July 29, 2019. Police are searching for evidence at the home of the suspected gunman Santino William Legan who killed three people at yesterday's Gilroy Garlic Festival. (Photo by Jose Carlos Fajardo/MediaNews Group/The Mercury News via Getty Images)
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SANTA CLARA, CA - JULY 29: San Francisco 49ers fans observe a moment of silence for the shooting victims of Gilroy Garlic Festival during San Francisco 49ers training camp at SAP Performance Facility on July 29, 2019 in Santa Clara, CA. (Photo by Cody Glenn/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
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