[Ed. – Too early to say anything yet, but if authorities aren’t disclosing the detained man’s race, that may tell us something. This is in Poway, just north of San Diego. Developing.]
The incident was reported at the Congregation Chabad located at 16934 Chabad Way sometime before 11:30 a.m., the San Diego County Sheriff’s Office twitter account reported.
“Deputies investigate reports of a man with a gun. Please stay clear of the area and allow deputies to safely do their job. Thank you for your patience and cooperation,” said the tweet.
One person, described only as a man, has been detained for questioning the sheriff’s office said.
10News learned that at least two people were shot and were transported to Palomar Medical Center.
One of the victims, a rabbi conducting service, suffered hand injuries. His condition is unknown at this time. A witness told 10News that despite his injuries, the rabbi was trying to calm worshippers and the gunman.