At least 10 people have been injured in a shooting outside a Miami Gardens, Florida, restaurant where rapper French Montana was filming a music video, according to statements from the restaurant and Miami Dade Fire Rescue (MDFR).
“Our hearts are heavy and go out to the victims of this senseless act,” The Licking Restaurant Group, a group of restaurants owned by DJ Khaled with multiple locations, said in a statement to CNN.
“We were unaware of the video that was being filmed and discovered at the last minute (ute) French Montana was filming a scene in the back parking lot. We have no idea what really happened,” the statement continued. “The Licking Restaurant has nothing to do with the incident and has given the necessary footage to the police.” required.”
CNN has reached out to the Miami Garden Police Department for details on the shooting investigation.
According to MDFR, emergency units were dispatched just before 8 p.m. ET after they received reports of a mass casualty incident.
Upon arrival, the firefighting units found a number of patients suffering from traumatic injuries. In addition to finding infected patients at the initial site, firefighters also encountered other injured patients outside a nearby fire station,” emergency officials said.
“Fire brigades immediately began triage to assess the extent of patients’ injuries and take them to hospital,” according to MDFR. As a result of the accident, a total of 10 patients were injured. Four of the patients were self-transported to local area hospitals. MDFR transferred the remaining six patients by road and air rescue to local trauma centers.”
CNN has reached out to representatives for French Montana for comment.
CNN’s Jo Sutton and Tina Burnside contributed to this alert.
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