2 Dead In Shooting Outside Meek Mill Concert
Violence broke at the Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford, CT right after Meek Mill finished his show.
Police say two men were shot to death and two more were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Footage of the shooting suggests Mill was among those exiting to his vehicle when the gunfire started. Neither he nor anyone in his entourage was injured.
Four people were reportedly shot outside the Oakdale Theater Friday night.
A shooting outside of Meek Mill’s show in Connecticut Friday night has left two dead and two injured, according to a report from ABC News. Wallingford police say the concert was “winding down” when shots were fired outside of the Oakdale theater.
Two males were sent to the Hartford Hospital and Yale New Haven Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. However, the police have yet to release any details on the deceased victims. Wallingford Police Lt. Cheryl Bradley expressed to reporters that the reasons for the shooting are unknown, as is whether or not the victims knew one another.
Police have not explicitly tied the shooting to the Meek Mill event. They are currently “looking into possible leads, suspect vehicles, descriptions.” As of this morning, no one is in custody.
UPDATE: Meek Mill has responded to the shooting report, calling it “a lie.”
he police have no suspects, and haven’t tied the shooting to the Meek Mill event.
Here’s what Meek had to say about the incident:
“Yea they really trying to slow these bags up right? I’m looking at this shit and they’re talking two people died, two people got shot. A lie. Somebody hating [and] trying to slow these bags up because we scooping up 250s.”
The 250 Meek is referring to is likely the 200K plus expenses he’s getting paid to host a NYE’s party at Dream nightclub in Miami tonight.