Two people, including a 14-year-old boy, were shot during the shooting at the Worcester Caribbean Festival in the state of Massachusetts, USA.
NBC Boston reported about this incident, local police say that both victims of this incident were innocent pedestrians who had nothing to do with the fight at the said festival and were shot completely by accident.
According to this report, last Sunday night local time, two people were shot during the Caribbean festival in the “Institute” park in Worcester, Massachusetts.
After being dispatched to the scene, police officers found a 15-year-old boy and a 23-year-old boy who were taken to the hospital due to injuries, although fortunately their injuries were not fatal.
The police have started an investigation into this incident, but no one has been arrested in connection with this shooting.
This incident happened while two people were stabbed in a separate incident in Worcester early yesterday local time, but they died, and after that a 32-year-old man was arrested in connection with both stabbing incidents. Arrested in Worcester.
In recent weeks, especially after the American Independence Day (July 4th) holiday, many people have died or been injured in shootings in this country. Also, in the midst of the American Independence Day holiday, at least 10 people died in blind shootings in different parts of the country and 38 people were injured.
The armed violence during this holiday was such that it made US President Joe Biden react. However, congressional Republicans have publicly blocked efforts to reform gun laws and oppose Biden’s push to reinstate the assault weapons ban.