Two People Killed In A Shooting At A Street Party In North Carolina
In North Carolina, there was a shooting at people in the major city of Charlotte, two people were killed, and at least seven were injured, according to the AP, citing a report from the city's Police Department.
At first, the police said that in the early hours of Monday morning, one person was shot, and others received bullet wounds. However, then Deputy Chief of police Johnny Jennings clarified that two people were killed, seven were shot, and five more were hit by cars when they tried to run away after the shooting began.
Police arrived at the scene on a call about a hit-and-run pedestrian. There, police found hundreds of people who had gathered for a street party, and eyewitnesses told them about the shooting.
It is unclear whether anyone has been detained in connection with the incident.
According to police, they believe that there were several shooters, reports on local TV channel NDTV. According to journalists, there was a lot of confusion on the spot, and several media employees were injured in clashes with fleeing people or lost their cameras.