Six people were injured and hospitalized after a shooting in front of a concert last night (January 14) in Eugene, Oregon.
According to a report from mor, the incident took place in the parking lot of WOW Hall, where rappers Lil Bin and Zey Bang were performing.
At a press conference following the incident, Police Chief Eugene Chris Skinner said all six of the victims who were hospitalized were shot.
He said: “What law enforcement found when they arrived at the scene was exactly what happened when six people were shot. “People are trying to get out of here, their friends are on the ground, trying to help.”
Deb Maher and Jaci Guerena added in their statements: “You may have heard there was a shooting outside WOW Hall tonight.”Lil Bin + Zay Bang”Concert.
“There is not much information at the moment, but we heard gunshots in the back parking lot,” he said. The reasons are not yet known. We know some people are injured, but we don’t know the extent of the injuries, and we don’t want to guess.
They added: “We would like to thank all the first aid personnel who came quickly to ensure the safety of everyone at WOW Hall and provide first aid. We believe all staff and volunteers are safe and accountable.
“This is unprecedented in the WOW hall. Police are investigating. If we get more information, we will try to provide it.”
Witnesses to the incident should contact the Eugene Police Department 541-682-5111.