Three people were injured when a man opened fire at a large crowd outside a Fort Worth club just after midnight Sunday, police say.
The shooting happened at Divas Dance Club, in the 3800 block of Altamesa Boulevard in South Fort Worth, at about 12:11 a.m., according to the Fort Worth Police Department.
Police said they responded to reports that a woman was shot while attending a party at the club and was being transported to a local hospital. While the officers investigated the scene, more victims were reported by another hospital.
Officers met with several victims that claimed they were shot outside the club, police said.
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Gang units then took over the investigation and discovered that a man had attempted to enter the club and was stopped by a bouncer at the door, police said. He then pulled a gun from his waistband and started to shoot at the large crowd inside.
Police said three people were hit and treated at hospitals for injuries not considered to be life-threatening.
The suspected shooter was identified as a possible gang member and later taken into custody at a hospital where he was seeking treatment for a cut to his hand from broken glass, police said.