“I’m on my way to Lafayette right now. Please say a prayer for the victims at Grand Theatre and their families,” Jindal wrote on twitter.
The shooting took place at the Grand Theatre in the city of Lafayette, Louisiana. Police said they know the gunman’s identity but are not releasing it.
The woman died at the scene and the man fled in his car, then fatally shooting a man on a bicycle in the nearby town of Rammersdorf, according to police.
Rajput was not selected for the Indian squad for the season’s final World Cup that will be held in Azerbaijan next month.
He is the second Indian to have secured a Rio berth at the ongoing World Cup after Abhinav Bindra.
Gagan Narang, Jitu Rai and Apurvi Chandela are the other Indians to have secured an Olympic quota earlier.
Narang is third Indian shooter to make the Rio cut after Jitu Rai and Apurvi Chandela.
India’s only individual Olympic gold medallist in 2008 Beijing Games, finished 15th in the qualification round.
The World Cup at Fort Benning in USA will give Bindra & Co. another chance to qualify for Olympics.
Residents heard shots in the town of Wuerenlingen shortly after 11 pm Saturday, police said.
Last week, Chandela earned a a place for Rio 2016 Olympic Games. She was only the 2nd Indian shooter do so.
Heena Sidhu and Anjali Bhagwat faced harassment after Jet Airways denied them to board flight with weapons.
Indian team manage an Olympic spot and two bronze medals at the ISSF World Cup (Rifle/Pistol).
The trio survived elimination to enter the qualification round for the finals of 50m rifle 3 position.
Former World No. 1 Heena Sidhu narrowly missed out on a berth in the finals of women’s 10m air pistol .