Four Shot Outside Nationals Park During Game Against Padres

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Four radical were changeable Saturday nighttime extracurricular of Nationals Park during the Nationals crippled against the San Diego Padres, D.C. Police said.

Social media video shows fans fleeing the stadium aft gunfire was reported astatine N Street and South Capitol Street SW, adjacent the Third Base Gate, constabulary said.

Two of the victims were transported to the infirmary conscious and breathing. Another 2 walked into country hospitals "for attraction of gunshot wounds," constabulary said.

Preliminary accusation suggests 1 of the victims was a Nationals Park employee, D.C. Police Communications Director Dustin Sternbeck said.

In video captured by fans, the stadium announcer urges radical to support calm and enactment inside, repeating that the incidental was reported outside.

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D.C. Police said the shooting was not related to the crippled and that determination was nary ongoing menace to the community.

Anyone with accusation is asked to telephone 202-727-9099 oregon substance 50411 arsenic constabulary investigate.

At 9:47 p.m., the Nationals said via their Twitter relationship that "Fans are encouraged to exit the ballpark via the CF and RF gates astatine this time. We're moving with instrumentality enforcement to supply much accusation arsenic soon arsenic it becomes available."

The crippled was suspended astatine the bottommost of the sixth inning and volition resume astatine 1:05 p.m. EST Sunday, the Nationals said successful a statement.

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