Fourteen shot at hip hop concert in Mississippi

No fatalities

A staggering fourteen people were shot in the rural Mississippi town of Clarksdale. However, there were no fatalities. The carnage is spread across three crimes. Local business were hit by stray bullets.

Clarksdale has roughly 14k residents and is 81% Black. The town is associated multiple famous blues musicians.

Police say the fight stemmed from a beef between a local gang and a rival gang from Tunica County who came to see a hip hop concert at the Clarksdale Civic Auditorium.


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