Nightclub Shooting In North Carolina Results In Several Police Officers And Others Wounded

Roughly six people including two police officers were shot at a North Carolina night club, according to Fox News.

Authorities revealed that two police officers were working at Remedies Nightclub in Gastonia when they attempted to stop an argument.

Both officers, Sgt. E. Nelson and Officer M. Lewis, are said to have non-life-threatening injuries.

“He seemed to be OK,” a witness said.

From Fox News:

Following the shooting, suspects identified as Alonzo Lewis Hamilton and Allen Slaughter were arrested and charged with six felony counts of assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury, the station reported.

Officers from multiple agencies responded to the scene, according to Charlotte’s WCNC-TV. A portion of Union Road, located near the nightclub, was shut down as authorities investigated.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Gastonia Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 704-866-6880 or email gastoniapd.org, reports said.

The investigation is ongoing.