Another night club, Club Blu, is the latest victim of a shooting attack which has left two people dead and sixteen sustaining injuries which range from life threatening to minor.
Local broadcaster WINK, while citing local police reported that the shooting began in the parking lot of the club located in Fort Myers, Florida, where a party for teenagers was being held.
Their ages ranged from twelve to twenty-seven.
According to witnesses who spoke to the station, some people said they had heard up to 30 gunshots while one described the scene as a “mad house.”
A snip of the Fort Myers Police statement release read:
On Monday, July 25, 2016 at approximately 12.30AM the Fort Myers Police Department responded to Club Blu…. in response to a shooting that had just occurred in the parking lot.
Upon arrival, officers located several victims suffering from gunshot wounds.
Injuries ranged from minor to life threatening. All victims were transported from the scene…. to area hospitals.
At this time the scene is very active as investigators and crime scene personnel attempt to determine what had occurred.
The police department is attempting to determine a motive for this incident.
Read full statement here.