Twitter slams Donald Trump for tweeting condolences about the wrong mass shooting

People online tore into President Donald Trump after he appeared to offer his condolences on Twitter about the wrong mass shooting.

On Tuesday night, Trump posted this message:

The deadly incident at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, took place on Nov. 5. So it appears Trump ― or a staffer ― mistakenly resent a tweet his account shared in the aftermath of that attack:

...Or, Trump meant to comment on Tuesday’s shooting at the Rancho Tehama Elementary School in northern California which left at least four people dead and several injured, but he included the wrong town in his post.

The tweet was timestamped at 11:34 p.m. and remained live as of early Wednesday morning.

People online were quick to express their anger over the blunder:

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No way. I thought people were joking. Donald Trump actually did tweet about the wrong mass shooting. Good lord. I k… https://t.co/RGJ7ebNjhZ
Trump just tweeted again about the church shooting in Sutherland Springs. The 1st tweet was the day of the event, 9… https://t.co/E77tILoNR1
Trump just tweeted again about the church shooting in Sutherland Springs. The 1st tweet was the day of the event, 9… https://t.co/E77tILoNR1
@realDonaldTrump For god's sake, we had a TOTALLY DIFFERENT mass shooting today, in Northern California. Can you ma… https://t.co/oPln531vKe
1. We have too many mass shootings. ONE is too many. 2. That's no excuse for a POTUS confusing them. Carelessness i… https://t.co/HnyhPz7z1k
@realDonaldTrump Donald's template for a white male shooter, usually with history of domestic violence: May God be… https://t.co/bWTakyqrGE
@realDonaldTrump You are the worst. The shooting today was in Northern California. I hope that the FBI and law enfo… https://t.co/GHbxkC2nhH
@realDonaldTrump The FBI and Law Enforcement are slow. Your tweet verifies that it is time for #GunControlNow.
@realDonaldTrump May God be with the people of Bowling Green. The FBI and Law Enforcement has arrived.
@realDonaldTrump May God be with the people of Bowling Green. The FBI and Law Enforcement has arrived.
Your president can’t even use proper grammar .. “The FBI and law enforcement HAVE arrived.” https://t.co/CajWiDMhO7
@shannonrwatts “The FBI and law enforcement have arrived.” Why is the correct usage of grammar beyond the reach of this man?!
Sutherland Springs must be hard to find, since it took 9 days for the FBI and Law Enforcement to arrive. https://t.co/IHdcbWT8NS
This tweet was sent 2 hours ago. The shooting in Sutherland Springs happened on November 5th, which was 9 days ago.… https://t.co/dfw0TuYgDF
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