'Saved many lives': Monterey Park gunman disarmed by 'brave man' at second California dance studio, sheriff says

MONTEREY PARK, Calif. — One brave community member disarmed the Monterey Park, California, mass shooting suspect at a second dance studio after the deadly rampage and prevented

further carnage, authorities confirmed Monday. What to know: About 20 to 30 minutes after the suspected gunman killed 11 people at Star Ballroom Dance Studio in

Monterey Park, California, 72-year-old Huu Can Tran entered Lai Lai Ballroom & Dance Studio in Alhambra, California, with a gun and likely intending to shoot again, according

to Los Angeles County Sheriff Robert Luna. What police say: Tran was discovered in a white van in the nearby town of Torrance, California, where

authorities found him dead of a self-inflicted gunshot. The individual who disarmed the gunman prevented additional damage, Luna said. "This could have been much

worse."  Start the day smarter. Get all the news you need in your inbox each morning. MONTEREY PARK SHOOTING TIMELINE: How the deadly attack at a Monterey

Park dance studio unfolded 'Brave man' disarmed gunman who entered Lai Lai Ballroom & Dance  Witnesses at the Lai Lai ballroom in Alhambra,

about two miles away from the Monterey Park dance studio, reported seeing the shooter flee to a white van, according to authorities. A similar van was at the site of law

enforcement action in TorranceSunday afternoon, where authorities discovered Tran, who was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.