Three killed after 'multiple gunmen' fire shots outside Tennessee bar

Two are shot dead and third is killed by ‘a fleeing carafter ‘multiple gunmenfire on 14 persone vicino a un bar del Tennessee – as nation is plagued by another weekend of gun violence

  • Two were shot dead after multiple gunmen fired shots near a Chattanooga bar
  • Police say a third person was killed after being stuck by a ‘fleeing car
  • The shooting left 14 persone ferite, with several being in critical condition
  • A manhunt is underway for the suspects, however police haven’t said exactly how many shooters they are pursuing
  • The incident follows a slew of violent shootings that have plagued the nation
  • Three people were killed after multiple gunmen fired shots outside a bar in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

    Police say at least 14 people were shot in the 2100 block of McCallie Avenue Sunday morning. Three others were struck by cars as they fled for safety.

    Two of the deceased were killed in the shooting. The other died after being hit by a car. Several victims were hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.

    The attack comes just hours after multiple shooters fired into a large crowd of weekend revelers in downtown Philadelphia, killing three and injuring 11.

    It is also the latest in a string of vicious shootings that have ripped across the US in recent weeks, including one at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, a hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma and at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas.

    Three people were killed after multiple gunmen fired shots outside a bar in Chattanooga, Tennessee

    Three people were killed after multiple gunmen fired shots outside a bar in Chattanooga, Tennessee

    Investigators are stationed in the 2100 block of McCallie Avenue after multiple shooters opened fired outside Mary's Bar & Grill around 2.45am Sunday

    Investigators are stationed in the 2100 block of McCallie Avenue after multiple shooters opened fired outside Mary’s Bar & Grill around 2.45am Sunday








    The Chattanooga Police Department investigate the scene following a shooting early Sunday morning

    The Chattanooga Police Department investigate the scene following a shooting early Sunday morning

    Police responded to Mary’s Bar & Grill on McCallie Avenue after shots rang out around 2.45am Sunday.

    Investigators are unsure what prompted the gunfire, but note at least 17 persone, including one juvenile, were victims of the deadly incident.

    It is unclear if the juvenile is among the injured or deceased.

    A manhunt is underway for the shooters, however police cannot confirm exactly how many gunmen they are searching for, WTVC segnalato.

    The area surrounding the bar was blocked off with crime scene tape and is expected to remain closed for several hours while investigation is underway.

    Police Chief Celeste Murphy told reporters the shooting is likely an isolated incident and they don’t believe there is any ongoing threat to the community.

    Police say the shooting is likely an isolated incident and don't believe there is any ongoing threat to the community

    Police say the shooting is likely an isolated incident and don’t believe there is any ongoing threat to the community

    La polizia dice 14 people were shot and three others struck by cars as they ran away to seek shelter from the gunfire

    La polizia dice 14 people were shot and three others struck by cars as they ran away to seek shelter from the gunfire

    Two of the deceased were killed in the shooting. The other died after being hit by a car

    Two of the deceased were killed in the shooting. The other died after being hit by a car

    Several victims were hospitalized with life-threatening injuries

    Several victims were hospitalized with life-threatening injuries








    A Chattanooga resident who appeared to driving past the bar when shots were fired posted footage of the incident on Facebook.

    Più di 20 shots ring out in the short 11-second clip, prompting the woman to duck for cover in her car.

    Tabby, a Chattanooga resident, (nella foto) posted video of the shooting on Facebook. Più di 20 shots ring out in the short 11-second clip

    Tabby, a Chattanooga resident, (nella foto) posted video of the shooting on Facebook. Più di 20 shots ring out in the short 11-second clip

    Other locals are seen running past her vehicle as they tried to escape the barrage of bullets.

    ‘Lawwwd we almost died,’ la donna, whose name on Facebook is Tabby Tab, captioned the video.

    In un altro post, she referred to the shooting as ‘stupid a** s**t.

    Molto meglio, shared online by resident Laquena Donegan, showed a large crowd and several vehicles were gathered in the streets at the time of the shooting.

    The revelers appeared to be socializing amongst themselves, with those in the cars revving their engines, when shots unexpectedly rang out.

    Donegan kept recording during the aftermath of the shooting, which saw bargoers frantically trying to locate their loved ones. At least one man was seen lying on the ground while bystanders tried to help him.

    Police allege the incident is not connected to a shooting that broke out just hours earlier about three miles down the road, secondo il TV station.

    Three people were injured when a shooter opened fire on Fort Street, near the Chattanooga Convention Center and Finley Stadium, around 11pm Saturday.

    The nature of their injuries remains unknown at this time.

    Another video shared online showed a large crowd was gathered in the streets when shots rang out

    Another video shared online showed a large crowd was gathered in the streets when shots rang out

    Several stationary cars lined the road before the gunmen opened fire on the group

    The revelers appeared to be socializing amongst themselves, with those in the cars revving their engines, when shots unexpectedly rang out

    Several stationary cars lined the road before the gunmen opened fire on the group

    Donegan kept recording during the aftermath of the shooting, which saw bargoers frantically trying to locate their loved ones. At least one man was seen lying on the ground while bystanders tried to help him

    Donegan kept recording during the aftermath of the shooting, which saw bargoers frantically trying to locate their loved ones. At least one man was seen lying on the ground while bystanders tried to help him

    The area surrounding the bar was blocked off with crime scene tape and is expected to remain closed for several hours while investigation is underway

    The area surrounding the bar was blocked off with crime scene tape and is expected to remain closed for several hours while investigation is underway

    Investigators are seen collecting evidence at the scene of Sunday's fatal shooting

    Investigators are seen collecting evidence at the scene of Sunday’s fatal shooting

    The shootings come the weekend after six teens were wounded during an exchange of gunfire in a downtown Chattanooga business district.

    Le vittime- two 15-year-old girls, three 15-year-old boys, and one 13-year-old boywere shot on Saturday, Maggio 28 around 11.45pm the Cherry Street area.

    The shooting involved two groups of people that appeared to have been advancing toward each other in an altercation, when two individuals in one group pulled guns and fired at the other group.

    Authorities believe one or more teens were targeted, but that some victims were hit unintentionally.

    The Chattanooga incidents followed recent shootings that killed 10 people at a grocery store in Buffalo, New York; 21 victims at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas; and four people at a medical building in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

    There have been at least 240 mass shootings in the United States so far this year, according to the Gun Violence Archive, a nonprofit research group. It defines a mass shooting as one in which at least four people are shot, excluding the shooter.

    The shootings come the weekend after six teens were wounded during an exchange of gunfire in a downtown Chattanooga business district. Police are pictured at the scene of the May 28 tiro

    The shootings come the weekend after six teens were wounded during an exchange of gunfire in a downtown Chattanooga business district. Police are pictured at the scene of the May 28 tiro

    The shooting involved two groups of people that appeared to have been advancing toward each other in an altercation, when two individuals in one group pulled guns and fired at the other group. Officers are pictured investigating the Cherry Street shooting on May 28

    The shooting involved two groups of people that appeared to have been advancing toward each other in an altercation, when two individuals in one group pulled guns and fired at the other group. Officers are pictured investigating the Cherry Street shooting on May 28

    Philadelphia police officers saw ‘several active shootersfiring shots into a large crowd late Saturday night.

    One officer reported being ‘within about 10 per 15 iarde’ of one of the gunmen, ha detto la polizia. That officer fired at the suspect, prompting them to flee the scene. It is unclear if the gunman was hit.

    Two handguns were recovered at the scene, including one with an extended magazine. No arrests have been made and Philadelphia police are actively searching for the shooters.

    Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney described the shooting as ‘horrendous, despicable and senseless.

    Nel frattempo, gun safety advocates are pushing the U.S. government to take stronger measures to curb gun violence.

    NOI. President Joe Biden on Thursday called on Congress to ban assault weapons, expand background checks and implement other gun control measures to address the string of mass shootings.

    Philadelphia police officers saw 'several active shooters' firing shots into a large crowd late Saturday night

    Philadelphia police officers saw ‘several active shootersfiring shots into a large crowd late Saturday night

    Philadelphia Police investigators work the scene of a fatal overnight shooting on Sunday

    Philadelphia Police investigators work the scene of a fatal overnight shooting on Sunday








    A storefront window with bullet holes is pictured Sunday at the scene of a fatal overnight shooting in Philadelphia

    A storefront window with bullet holes is pictured Sunday at the scene of a fatal overnight shooting in Philadelphia