Phoenix Police officials say one person died after an early morning shooting
In a previous statement, Fire Captain Scott Douglas said the shooting occurred near 24th Street and University Drive, just south of I-10. According to a later statement from Phoenix Police Sgt. Andy Williams, the shooting took place in a ballroom in the area.
According to the police statement, the fire crews responded to the shooting call at around 5:00 am, and when the officers arrived at the scene, they found seven people with bullet wounds, one of whom was dead. The wounded were taken to hospital.
Police officials told the ballroom operators had permission from the building’s owner to use the area. Meanwhile, an investigation is underway.