Dead and wounded in a shooting in a park in California

The Los Angeles Times newspaper quoted a law enforcement source as saying the police force had been called in after a shooting that killed 9 people in Monterey Park, in California on Saturday night to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year in Monterey Park.

Tens of thousands of people attended the festival, which was held earlier in the day.

Monterey Park is a city in Los Angeles County, about 11 kilometers from downtown.