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U.S.: 17 injured in nightclub shooting in Arkansas

News Agencies | Updated on: 1 July 2017, 18:14 IST
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17 people were injured after a gunman opened fire at a nightclub in Little Rock city of Arkansas in the United States.

According to the Little Rock Police, the shooting ensued after a dispute at the nightclub and it is not a terror related incident.

"We do NOT believe this incident was an active shooter or terror related incident. It appears to have been a dispute at a concert," tweeted the Police.

It added that no fatalities have been reported.

"#UPDATE as of now ALL 17 confirmed shooting victims are alive. We will provide additional updates as needed," it said in another tweet.

Meanwhile yesterday, an ex-doctor of the New York City hospital opened fire inside the facility, killing a woman and wounding six people before turning the gun on himself.


First published: 1 July 2017, 18:14 IST