Crowd Flees As 3 People Are Shot At Televised High School Football Game

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Another Mass Shooting
3 Taken during the Televised Ohio Football Game

10/8/2022 5: 27 AM PT


A televised high school football match was abruptly cut to commercial on Friday night, after a flurry shots rang outside an Ohio stadium.

Check out this footage showing two rival teams running a play on the field when at least 12 gunshots were fired nearby. The crowd began to scatter and panicked, but none of the players noticed. The broadcaster quickly declared, “We’re going out of business.” “

Here’s the moment shots were fired at the Toledo Central Catholic-Whitmer football game. This must stop!

— Chad (@ChadBlue83) October 8, 2022

Another clip showed people jumping from the stands to take cover on the ground following the gunfire.

Toledo PD stated that 3 people were shot outside Whitmer High School’s stadium, where they were playing Central Catholic HS. The victims, 1 student and 2 adults, were not seriously injured but were taken to hospital.

#BREAKING The Central Catholic/Whitmer game has been put on pause following a shooting outside the stadium. According to my knowledge, at least one female was shot. Stay with @WTOL11Toledo for updates. @JordanStrack

— H. Tyler Seggerman (@TylerSeggerman) October 8, 2022

Investigators reportedly arrested 2 suspects and were searching for 2 more. An unknown motive has not yet been revealed.

Officials from the Washington Local Schools District issued a statement, saying no one in the crowd was injured and all guests had been screened prior to the game.

UPDATE: Toledo Police tell me three people were shot tonight, no word on their conditions nor if any arrests have been made. @WTOL11Toledo

— H. Tyler Seggerman (@TylerSeggerman) October 8, 2022

By the way, Central Catholic was beating Whitmer 46-16 when the bullets began to fly. The game was abandoned without any plans to continue it.

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