Mass Shooting Occurs at Madden Tournament; Multiple Fatalities Reported

A gunman opened fire at a Madden Championship Series tournament event in Jacksonville, Florida today.


At the first event during the Madden tournament season, a gunman opened fire on the crowd, firing at least a dozen shots, per a clip of the Twitch broadcast shared on Twitter. Jacksonville police report (via NBC News) “multiple fatalities.” Local NBC News affiliate First Coast News reports that law enforcement officials told them there have been four fatalities with 11 injuries. One participant, Drini Gjoka, tweeted that he’d been hit in the thumb by a bullet.

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