Gunman fires into US bar, injuring 17

2012-07-17 19:40
Tuskaloosa security video

Tuskaloosa security video

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Tuscaloosa - Alabama police say a gunman fired into a crowded bar (and) then shot people as they ran out, leaving 17 injured, including two critically.

Tuscaloosa Police Chief Steve Anderson said the shooter, who has not been identified, never went inside during the assault early on Tuesday.

"He fired all of his shots from outside," Anderson said.

Hospital spokesperson Brad Fisher said 17 people were treated at DCH Regional Medical Centre, and two were receiving critical care.

Surveillance video released by police shows a man walking down a side walk with what appears to be a gun in one hand.

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