A man on Saturday afternoon crashed a stolen car, opened fire on police officers, and ran inside a Los Angeles Trader Joe’s market, where there is reportedly an ongoing hostage situation.

President Trump tweeted that he is monitoring the situation:

Which led Bill Palmer to offer up thoughts and prayers for the hostages — no wait, liberals don’t do “thoughts and prayers.” Instead, he called for gun control because there isn’t any gun control in California and this would never have happened if there was.

Yes, Congress is going to pass that bill confiscating all guns and then the suspect will have to come out and surrender his firearm.

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Update:

Several reports say the suspect surrendered himself to police without incident after a three-hour standoff:

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Update:

More recent reports are saying that one woman was killed inside the store.