At least 10 people were injured in a shoot at the end of a football game at the Ladd Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama, local officials and witnesses said. Two people were arrested, but it was not immediately clear if they were responsible.
The incident occurred shortly after 9:30 pm. on Friday, when the officers were called for an "active shooter" at the Ladd Peebles Stadium in Mobile, where a high school football game was just ending. Witnesses said it had followed a fight in the stands.
"We've had at least 10 gunshot wounds delivered to various hospitals around the city," said Lawrence Battiste, mobile police chief, to reporters. "We had one person because of the shooting that had a seizure, and another one injured his hand as she tried to get out of the way."
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"There are currently two people in detention or imprisonment. We do not know if they're the shooters in this particular situation, so we're interviewing them right now, "said Chief Battiste." We're interviewing the witnesses here, we're processing the scene so we can get a better idea of what's going on here The football game on Friday night took place between Leflore High School and Williamson High School Williamson defeated Leflore 10-0 The victims' identity did not become known immediately, and all were said to be teenagers between the ages of 15 and 18.
This should never happen, especially not in a crazy high school football game like pic.twitter.com/4oVlrDfLK0
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