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2 injured in shooting at youth football game in Texas

4 years 2 weeks 4 days ago Sunday, September 15 2019 Sep 15, 2019 September 15, 2019 5:11 PM September 15, 2019 in News
Source: Associated Press

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Police in Texas say two people were injured when gunfire erupted at a youth football game.
Authorities say a woman was struck in the leg and a girl was grazed in the back when shots rang out during the game among elementary school-aged children Saturday afternoon in Fort Worth. Both were transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Fort Worth police say the incident started as a dispute between parents at the game. Officer Jimmy Pollozani says the son of one of the parents, who was not playing in the game, later came to the field with a handgun and began firing.
Witnesses say the shooter was on a small hill overlooking the field when he opened fire. Pollozani says police haven't located the gunman.

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