Fox Airs Harrowing Interview with Woman Who Witnessed El Paso Mass Shooting


Fox News today interviewed a woman who witnessed a mass shooting in El Paso that has reportedly left multiple people dead.

Vanessa Saenz told America’s News Headquarters “I was looking for a parking spot and all of a sudden you heard what sounded like fireworks, really loud fireworks. So I started looking to see where the — I started hearing to see where the sound was coming from and I saw a couple of people in front of the Walmart.”

“My mom said ‘wait a minute, those aren’t fireworks. Go. Just go.’ And I started driving. I had to be careful because there was people running, kids running to their cars. Parents with kids just trying to look for cover and so I had to be careful as I drove off,” she said.

Saenz also said she saw a shooter and described him.

“So I turn around and I saw this man dressed in a black t-shirt with cargo pants, carrying what seemed to be a rifle. Just pointing at people and just shooting, straight at them. I saw about three or four just fall to the ground and I thought oh, my God and I was at a stop sign so there’s other cars trying to get out so I had to be very careful,” she said.

“He was wearing a black t-shirt, camo-colored pants. He was wearing something to cover his ears, like headphones, really thick ones. He was carrying a dark rifle and he was just pointing at people and just shooting and, yeah, the last thing I saw, he shot somebody that was in a corner and he just picked up the rifle and just walked into Walmart.”

Officials have said one person was taken into custody and there were multiple victims.

Watch above, via Fox News.

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