BREAKING: Mass shooting reported at bar hosting gaming tournament

BY TEAM DML / AUGUST 26, 2018 /

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The authorities in Jacksonville, Fla., are investigating a shooting on Sunday at a bar that was hosting a live gaming event during which 12 gunshots could be heard.

There was no immediate confirmation from the police about casualties.

The article goes on to state the following:

Just before the shots were heard on the live stream, a red laser dot appeared on the chest of one of the players, who was wearing white headphones and a red sweatshirt. The video of the players then disappeared.

The shooting happened at the GLHF Game Bar, which was hosting a tournament that viewers could watch on Twitch, a gaming network owned by Amazon.

CNN reports:
On an online stream of the Madden event posted to the website Twitch, several loud gunshots can be heard and the game abruptly stops.
Federal law enforcement officials are monitoring situation in Jacksonville. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is responding to the scene in Jacksonville Landing, a law enforcement source told CNN.

This is a developing story.

Breaking: A shooting has taken place at a Madden 19 esports tournament in Jacksonville, Florida.

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1 Comment

  1. Kim August 26th, 2018 at 6:05 pm

    Great ~ more crap to blame on our President!!!

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