Monday 25 September 2017

Watch shocking footage as one dead and three injured in shooting at New York gig

People are seen inside Irving Plaza after the shooting.
People are seen inside Irving Plaza after the shooting.

One person has been killed and another three injured after they were shot inside a concert venue in New York City where rapper T.I. was due to perform.

The shooting happened around 10:15pm local time on Wednesday at Irving Plaza, near Manhattan's Union Square.

No arrests have been made.

A concertgoer said T.I. was supposed to take the stage around 9 or 9:30pm, but never went on.


Representatives for T.I. - whose real name is Clifford Joseph Harris Jr - are referring all questions about the shooting to police.

Irving Plaza is a 1,025-person ballroom-style music venue.

Police had earlier said a 34-year-old man was shot in the chest and a 33-year-old man was shot in the stomach, and were both in hospital in critical condition. A 26-year-old woman was shot in the leg, and a fourth person walked into hospital on their own

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