1 Dead, 11 Injured in Shooting at Dallas Concert

A person died and 11 others were injured in a shooting at a concert in Southern Dallas on April 2 night, police said.

According to the Dallas Police Department, officers responded to a shooting call at around 12:13 a.m. local time at an all-day outdoor trail ride and concert event in the Oak Cliff neighborhood.

Police found 26-year-old Kealon Dejuane Gilmore lying near the stage with a gunshot wound to the head. The victim died at the scene.

Police also said 11 people were transported to different hospitals, one of whom was in critical condition while others were in stable condition.

Of the injured, three were minors, according to police.

Other attendees sustained minor trampling injuries when people tried to flee the scene during the shooting, police said.

Witnesses reported that around 2,000 people attended the event.

According to preliminary investigation, one person fired a gun into the air, then another person fired towards the crowd.

An investigation is ongoing, police said.

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