Gov. Andy Beshear orders flags at half-staff in remembrance of shooting victims at dance club

Published: Jan. 23, 2023 at 1:54 PM EST
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FRANKFORT, Ky. (KFVS/WYMT) - Governor Andy Beshear ordered flags at half-staff at all state office buildings until sunset on Thursday, January 26.

This is accordance with a proclamation from the White House in honor and remembrance of the shooting victims at a Monterey Park, California ballroom dance club during Lunar New Year celebrations on Saturday.

Investigators said 10 people were killed and 10 others were injured when a man opened fire.

Gov. Beshear is encouraging individuals, businesses and organizations across the Commonwealth to join in the tribute by lowering their flags at half-staff.