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Airbnb Bans Party Houses After Halloween Shooting That Killed 5 People

(Orinda, CA) – Airbnb is banning party houses after five people were killed in a shooting at a Halloween party inside a rental home in northern California. That home was listed on Airbnb. More than 100 people attended the party in Orinda, which is about 20 miles east of San Francisco.

The fifth victim died Friday. The person renting the house told the owner she was holding a reunion for about a dozen people.

Police are still searching for the shooter. Airbnb said on Twitter that starting immediately is was banning party houses and redoubling efforts to combat unauthorized parties.