Ten hurt in shooting after football match in US

Ten hurt in shooting after football match in US

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Moscow, Aug 31 :  At least 10 people, including children, were injured as a result of a shooting after a high school football game in southeastern US state of Alabama, media reported on Saturday, citing police.

The shooting took place on Friday night in the city of Mobile, according to Fox News.
Six people were reportedly shot after a high school football game. Another four suffered injuries in connection with the shooting, including one person having a seizure, the broadcaster said.

The victims were all aged 15 to 18. Their medical condition has not yet been established.

"It is sad that something like this happened at a high school football game, where our athletes were having a good game on the field," Rena Philips, director of communication for the Mobile County Public School System, said in a statement. "We do not know all of the details as this is a Mobile Police investigation, so we will have to refer all further questions to the MPD." she added.(UNI)