BREAKING: Toni Braxton and son confirmed as victims of Texas Walmart shooting

Singer Toni Braxton and her son, Diezel, are among victims of Saturday’s shooting at El Paso, Texas, which left at least 20 people dead, El Paso Police Department has said.

Other media outlets report that Toni Braxton sustained life-threatening injuries but the Police say details of their condition would be made known to the public later.

Toni Braxton and Diezel are believed to have gone shopping at Walmart.

Toni Braxton and her son, Diezel
Toni Braxton and her son, Diezel

Police say multiple people were killed in the shooting in El Paso, Texas.

Sgt. Enrique Carrillo of the El Paso Police Department said the 21-year old shooter is in custody.

He told reporters he couldn’t say how many had been hurt or killed. He said there were multiple shooting scenes, centred around a Walmart.

Initial reports warned of an active shooter near Cielo Vista Mall in Texas.

Toni Braxton was in court Thursday to testify in court over her missing $2.5 million engagement ring. Birdman gave her the ring in February of last year when he proposed to her.