Shooting outside Arizona bar, Two dead as suspects flees

TWO people were killed and two others were injured in an Arizona bar shooting.


The suspects fled the scene as they rushed to The Lounge Soho in Mesa shortly after 2:30 a.m. local time on Sunday, according to cops.

Mesa Police Sergeant Chuck Trapani stated that two unidentified men were discovered dead in the parking lot with “obvious gunshot wounds.”

In addition, two victims were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to ABC15.

When officers arrived, a silver car fled the scene, according to cops.


Three people were detained at the scene after the car was stopped.
Officers searched the car and found no gun, but they did discover a weapon on the road.

As investigations continue, it is unknown whether those involved in the shooting knew each other.

The shooting comes just one day after a 14-year-old girl was killed after being shot in Phoenix.

According to reports, a gunman opened fire on a crowd of up to 100 people near a strip mall.
Eight more people were injured, and two of the injured were receiving life-saving treatment.

According to Phoenix Police Sgt. Andy Williams, the shooting was sparked by an argument.

“Many rounds were fired into this crowd of people as everyone fled the area,” Williams said.

A teen boy was among those shot, but he is expected to survive, according to CBS5.

According to Williams, that injured range in age from 17 to 24.

“Seems we can’t go a day without another mass shooting,” Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego tweeted.

“The clock has struck twelve. Change must occur immediately.”

Meanwhile, three people were killed and 11 were injured in a mass shooting in Philadelphia.
According to police, two women and a man died after being shot multiple times.

Cops rushed to the scene and reported seeing several shooters firing into a crowd on South Street.