The synagogue is Congregation Chabad, CNN affiliate KGTV reported.
The Palomar Medical Middle Poway was receiving one trauma affected person from a taking pictures at a Poway synagogue, a hospital spokesman stated.
The hospital was anticipating as many as 4 sufferers, the spokesman stated.
The San Diego Police Division is aiding sheriff’s deputies with the incident, in line with a tweet from Chief David Nisleit.
“No identified threats nevertheless in an abundance of warning, we will likely be offering additional patrol at locations of worship,” Nisleit stated.
The incident comes months six months to the day after the taking pictures on the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh.
On October 27, Robert Bowers stormed the synagogue, killing 11 folks in what the Anti-Defamation League stated was the deadliest anti-Semitic assault in US historical past.A federal regulation enforcement official stated on the time that Bowers made anti-Semitic statements in the course of the taking pictures and focused Jews on social media.
Deputies have been known as to the synagogue about 11:30 a.m. (2:30 p.m. ET).
Passover, one of many holiest Jewish celebrations of the yr, ends Saturday.
The Chabad of Poway web site stated the congregation is a middle for Jewish folks of all backgrounds. It was established in 1986.
Poway, about 20 miles north of San Diego, has about 48,000 residents. It’s an upper-middle-class neighborhood that calls itself “The Metropolis within the Nation.” The town web site stated it has one of many lowest crime charges within the state.