Police are responding to multiple casualties at the annual Father’s Day event in Wildwood, Florida, according to local officials and witnesses. Very few details are currently available.
The incident took place just before 8 pm on Sunday when police officers were asked to shoot in the area of Royal Park in the city of Wildwood, Samter County, about 45 miles northwest of Orlando.
“During this incident, multiple shots were fired and multiple casualties occurred,” said Michelle Kesey, a spokeswoman for the Sheriff’s Office in Samter County. She added that the suspect was detained.
“This is an ongoing investigation. Details will be announced at a later date. There is currently no further information available,” said Kezei.
The exact number of victims was not immediately apparent, but witnesses said at least four or five victims had been treated in the field for apparent gunshot wounds. There was no official word about their condition.
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Photographed by multiple people at Father’s Day event in Wildwood, Florida
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