Multiple people injured following shooting during MLK Day event in Fort Pierce

FORT PIERCE, Fla. – Several people were injured during a shooting Monday in Fort Pierce.

Police said eight people were wounded when gunfire erupted during a Martin Luther King Jr. Day event.

Chaos followed the gunfire which caused another four people to get hurt, including a child.

The local sheriff’s office said the shooting started over a disagreement.

One person is listed in critical condition.

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