SHOOTING: 3 shot during party at the Boom Boom Room - WECT, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

SHOOTING: 3 shot during party at the Boom Boom Room

BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Three people were shot early Sunday morning when an argument started during a party at the Boom Boom Room.

According to the Bladen County Sheriff's Office, a crowd of about 200 people gathered around the fight and witness told authorities gunshots could be heard.

One victim realized he had been shot when he was trying to leave the area and felt a burning sensation in his neck. He went to Sampson County Regional Medical Center for treatment and has since been released.

Two other victims were taken to Bladen County Hospital for treatment. Their conditions were not released.

The sheriff's office said everyone had left the area when deputies arrived on scene.

The victims told investigators they didn't see anyone shooting, but had heard gunshots.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to contact Investigator Jeff Tyler with the Bladen County Sheriff's Office at (910) 862-6978 or (910) 862-8141.

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