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Audio reveals moment authorities were called to Poway synagogue, apprehended suspected shooter

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Posted at 5:15 PM, Apr 27, 2019
and last updated 2020-01-31 18:56:34-05

POWAY, Calif. (KGTV) -- Audio reveals the moments authorities were alerted to a deadly shooting at a synagogue in Poway Saturday.

The shooting happened at the Chabad of Poway on the 16000 block of Chabad Way around 11:30 a.m.

The shooting claimed one life and left three others injured. The woman who died is described as an adult female. Those injured were only described as a juvenile female and two adult males.

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Read through the audio from the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department below:

Six to eight gunshots heard behind the synagogue and people heard running from the building.

They're saying it's a white male in the front of the synagogue, the RP screaming.

It's going to be at a synagogue... it' looks like we have multiple RPs on this 11-6 call.

It's a synagogue location between 6 to 20 shots heart.

We have pretty upset citizens here.

There's one victim outside.

We're going to have two victims, gunshot wounds -- we're going to establish full IC.

Gun is in the car, there’s bullet holes in the car.

Couple loaded 30 round mags inside the vehicle.

Female juvenile, about 8 years old -a victim also... it's not life threatening.

Where are these children located? The parents would like to know.

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The suspect, identified by several sources as John Earnest, 19, was stopped a short distance later. Read through the CHP audio below:

Report of 11-6’s, report of subjects running out of the building.

It sounds like CHP’s got the vehicle stopped at Rancho Bernardo.

He has got the suspect stopped with a gun on west Bernardo.

We have the suspect, we transferred them over to the sheriff’s department.

He’s going to be in a grey Honda Civic.

The person is armed, the subject is stopped.

The male subject brown hair, glasses.