Eight individuals had been injured, one critically, in a taking pictures Monday throughout a vacation automotive present in Fort Pierce, Florida, authorities mentioned.
4 extra individuals had been injured as they fled the 5:30 p.m. violence within the space of Avenue M and thirteenth Road, St. Lucie County sheriff’s spokesperson Suzanne Woodward mentioned.
NBC affiliate WPTV of West Palm Seaside reported a kind of 4 is a toddler.
Sheriff’s officers mentioned it wasn’t a mass taking pictures the place victims had been struck randomly by gunfire. Extra data was anticipated to be launched later within the night.
WPTV reported the taking pictures was preceded by an argument between two individuals. No suspects have been taken into custody, the station mentioned.
The automotive present was listed as a part of town’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration.