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In pictures: US Church shooting
Medics take the injured away.
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A lone gunman opened fire on the congregation, which met regularly at the Sheraton Hotel in Brookfield, Wisconsin.
Shocked members of the congregation were left in shock.
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Seven members of the Living Church of God were killed before the gunman shot himself.
Police escort people out of the Sheraton Hotel
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The churchgoers were left in deep shock and disbelief.
Police escort people out of the Sheraton Hotel
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Among the congregation were a number of children; two teenagers died on the spot.
People bringing flowers.
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A shrine was soon built to the victims.
Flowers and a cross outside the hotel.
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The Living Church of God observes the Sabbath on a Saturday, not Sunday.

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