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According to police, the shots were fired outside the stadium around 9:30 p.m. during the sixth inning of a game against the San Diego Padres. People taking cover on the field and in the dugout after a shooting outside of Nationals Park on July 17, 2021. Three people were wounded, including a fan, but all suffered non-life-threatening injuries.Was there a shooting outside of Nationals Park?
Federal and local law enforcement are investigating the shooting outside of Nationals Park. Anyone with information should call police at (202) 727-9099 or text your tip to the Department's tip line at 50411.Why were people hiding in the crowd at Nationals Park?
People told WUSA9 they were carrying children out, holding one another and hiding from what they thought was a possible shooter inside of the stadium. The Washington Nationals were in the middle of the game with the San Diego Padres when the shooting happened, but the game was postponed.Was there a stampede at Nationals Park?
Fans rushed to evacuate Nationals Park in Washington after three people were shot outside the stadium during a game between the Washington Nationals and the San Diego Padres. Remain inside the stadium at this time. Instead of a stampede.