Shooter kills one, injures four at Florida’s ZombiCon

Shooter kills one and injures four at Florida’s ZombiCon before going on the run

Photo by: AP
Photo by: AP

One person was shot dead and four others were wounded at Zombicon in Florida on Saturday, officials have said.

ZombiCon, an annual massive zombie-themed event is in its ninth year.

Organisers of the gathering stated they are not sure if the shooting was aimed at the participants, yet that it occurred “within the footprint" of ZombiCon in downtown Fort Myers.

The police said suspect is still at large on Sunday morning, and they are still patrolling the area.

Lt. Victor Medico of the Fort Myers Police Department said injured victims don’t have life threatening injuries.
There was about 20,000 people attending the festival and police asked witnesses to help law enforcement.
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