Comedian Amy Schumer tweeted her support after a shooting left three dead and seven injured at a showing of her movie "Trainwreck" at a Lafayette theater.
My heart is broken and all my thoughts and prayers are with everyone in Louisiana.
— Amy Schumer (@amyschumer) July 24, 2015
According to police, about 100 people were in the theater for a screening of Schumer's movie when a 58-year-old white man started shooting. He died of a self-inflicted gunshot.
Schumer wasn't the only celebrity to react to the tragedy on social media.
140 characters isn't enough to express the rage, sadness, hopelessness, frustration, confusion, fear & numbness WHYYYYY?!?!?— Gabrielle Union (@itsgabrielleu) July 24, 2015
praying for everyone in Lafayette. so sad to hear about another shooting, especially so close to home.— Sadie Robertson (@sadierob) July 24, 2015
PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE spotlight the victims the helpers the EMTs IGNORE THE SHOOTER treat him like the insect he is PLEASE #Louisiana— Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) July 24, 2015
Praying for those in Lafayette, Louisiana tonight. ����— Vicki Gunvalson (@vgunvalson) July 24, 2015
So sad to hear about the #Lafayette shooting. Prayers go to the victims and their families.— Sugar Ray Leonard (@SugarRayLeonard) July 24, 2015
My heart is broken for my home community in Louisiana. Such a tragedy. Sending all the prayers and love to everyone back home!— Hunter Hayes (@HunterHayes) July 24, 2015
The Associated Press contributed to this report.