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1 dead, 6 hurt in Dallas nightclub shooting

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Posted: Feb 16, 2014 11:05 AM

Updated: Feb 16, 2014 11:10 AM

DALLAS (AP) Dallas police say one person has been killed and six others injured after a gunbattle erupted between rival gangs.

Dallas police say in a statement Sunday that the shooting occurred after a fight broke out in a nightclub. Police say club promoters held a function for teenagers when rival gangs created a disturbance. Paid security guards used mace to break up a fight, and it moved outside.

Police say they were responded to the shooting shortly after 1 a.m. They have identified the person who was killed as 21-year-old Terrance Carroll.

Dallas police say they have arrested 21-year-old Eugene Rudd and charged him with unlawful possession of a weapon by felon. They say witnesses identified Rudd as one of those who fired a weapon.

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Information from: The Dallas Morning News, http://www.dallasnews.com

Topics: Dallas-Nightclub Shooting

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