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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.”

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