Baby shower injured three people in United States after quarrel over gifts

the gist Three people were shot and injured at a baby shower in Pennsylvania on Saturday night after an argument over gifts, the Lower Burrell Police Chief said.

The baby shower turned into a tragedy! In the town of Lower Burrell in Pennsylvania, police were called in following a shooting at a fire station, reports CNN.

“It was not an active shooting event, but rather an isolated family incident at a baby shower,” Lower Burell Police Chief John Marhefka said at a press conference. The origin of the shots? Family argument over gifts at the baby shower. It escalated into a brawl and then gunfire when the “suspect introduced a nine-millimeter semi-automatic handgun” and fired three shots into the crowd of about 25 friends and family.

Three people were injured in the shooting: a man of 23 years, a woman of 16 years and a boy of 16 years. The suspect aged 25 years old was arrested by the police. He was in place in police custody.

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