Witnesses told police that Minter entered the church and sat in the
front row between his girlfriend and the baby, according to a statement
released by the Selma Police Department. Minter then pulled out a
handgun and started shooting, the statement said. The girlfriend fell to
the ground, and Minter fired at her, striking her in the jaw and
shoulder. The baby, a 1-month-old boy, was shot in the hand.
church's pastor then grabbed Minter and was shot in the leg. Members of
the congregation helped subdue Minter and managed to wrest away his
gun, according to police. Minter then ran out of the church.