Trump Suggests Armed Guard Could Have Stopped Pittsburgh Synagogue ShootingA gunman opened fire on the Tree of Life Congregation in Squirrel Hill, a largely Jewish community near Pittsburgh.President Donald Trump on Saturday stated that the mass shooting at a Pennsylvania synagogue had “little to do” with gun control laws, suggesting the “results would have been far better” if there had been “protection inside.”
“This is a case where if they had an armed guard inside … they would have been able to stop them,” Trump said.
A gunman opened fire at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, during Saturday services, killing several worshippers and injuring three police officers.
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