Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Friday 2 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C
# Power Lounge
17 people injured in shooting at Arkansas nightclub
Police don’t believe the incident was terrorism-related.

POLICE IN ARKANSAS are investigating a shooting at a nightclub that left at least 17 people injured.

Little Rock police chief Kenton Buckner told local station KTHV the shooting happened early this morning at the Power Lounge after”some sort of dispute broke out between people inside”.

Police said all 17 victims, some of whom suffered injuries while fleeing, are alive and one victim who was previously listed in a critical condition is now stable.

Police said they “do not believe this incident was an active shooter or terror-related incident”, adding: “It appears to have been a dispute at a concert.”

Read: Disgruntled ex-employee named as gunman who opened fire in New York hospital

Read: 18-year-old girl shot dead in road rage incident after two cars try to merge into one lane in Pennsylvania

Your Voice
Readers Comments