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Shooting at Crystal Cathedral a suicide, officials say [UPDATED]

February 18, 2009 | 11:00 am

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Garden Grove police are investigating a shooting that took place this morning at the Crystal Cathedral, the popular Orange County megachurch.

Police dispatchers said they received a report of a shooting in the church at 9:40 a.m.

It is not believed to be a homicide, police  said, but authorities are still on the scene. It is unclear whether anyone was injured or killed in the shooting.

Updated at 11:19 a.m.: The Orange County Sheriff's Department said the shooting was a suicide.

-- Tony Barboza