The modest Texas church where a gunman massacred more than two dozen worshipers last week reopened as a memorial on Sunday.
Lisa Maria Garza
The lone suspect, also wearing a ballistic vest and carrying a Ruger assault rifle, fired into the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs and kept shooting after he went inside.
The shooter was killed by the first responding officer after an exchange of gunfire.
The attack occurred as largely peaceful protests unfolded around the US after the shooting of Philando Castile, 32, by police near St. Paul, Minnesota, late on July 6.