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

| Updated: Jul 01, 2017 23:28 IST

New Delhi [India], July 01 (ANI): 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. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">We do NOT believe this incident was an active shooter or terror related incident. It appears to have been a dispute at a concert.</p>&mdash; Little Rock Police (@LRpolice) <a href="https://twitter.com/LRpolice/status/881084054086578176">July 1, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> 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. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr"><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/UPDATE?src=hash">#UPDATE</a> as of now ALL 17 confirmed shooting victims are alive. We will provide additional updates as needed.</p>&mdash; Little Rock Police (@LRpolice) <a href="https://twitter.com/LRpolice/status/881108073259167745">July 1, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> 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. (ANI)

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