Sunday, May 17, 2015
Breaking News: In Twin Peaks, Texas, Motorcycle Gang War Escalates to Point of Mass Murder, with 9 Dead, Many Wounded; Police were Present, but Passively “Monitored” the Carnage
By A Texas Reader
BREAKING: Nine Dead in Shooting at Twin Peaks
Posted: May 17, 2015 3:47 PM EST Updated: May 17, 2015 5:20 PM EST
WACO -- Nine people are dead and multiple others are injured after a shooting at Twin Peaks on Sunday.
Shortly after 12:00 p.m. Waco Police were at Twin Peaks monitoring at least two motorcycle clubs gathering there. The conflict began with an argument inside the restaurant, which then escalated and moved into the parking lot. Multiple weapons were involved in the conflict, including chains, knives, bats, clubs, and firearms.
All nine fatalities were bikers. No police officers are reported to be injured. It is unknown if any patrons were injured.
Twin Peaks and Don Carlos are on lockdown. The scene is still active. Police ask that civilians avoid the area until further notice.
This story is developing. Check back for updates.