Visit RT for stories on the Gilroy shooting that took place on July 29, 2019, including breaking news and the latest updates. The first shots were heard at about 6:40am local time in Gilroy’s Christmas Hill Park in Santa Clara County, California. Read RT to learn how the events unfolded. The attack occurred during the Gilroy Garlic Festival, a popular family event. Three people were killed by the attacker, who was shot dead, and at least 15 were injured. Get information on the victims of the shooting on RT. Stay with RT to get news on the causes of the attack, as well as official statements .