4 dead, including child, after 'multiple victims' shot in California

WILLIAM MANSELL
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At least four people are dead, including a child, after "multiple victims" were shot Wednesday in Orange, California, according to authorities.

Officers arrived to 202 W. Lincoln Ave. around 5:30 p.m. local time as shots were being fired and located "multiple victims at the scene including fatalities," according to the Orange Police Department.

An officer was involved in the shooting, but "the situation has been stabilized and there is no threat to the public," police said in a statement Wednesday night.

"I’m deeply saddened by reports of a mass shooting in Orange County, and I’m continuing to keep victims and their loved ones in my thoughts as we continue to learn more. My team and I will continue to monitor the situation closely," Rep. Katie Porter, D-Calif., tweeted Wednesday night.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

ABC News' Marilyn Heck contributed to this report.

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