BREAKING: VIDEO: Shooting at Toronto Raptors Championship celebration

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BY TEAM DML / JUNE 17, 2019 /

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At least one person was shot near a massive gathering of Toronto Raptors fans celebrating the team’s recent NBA Championship, local police said.

“Reports of woman shot,” Toronto police tweeted Monday afternoon. “People running from area. Police/EMS are on scene.”

The article goes on to state the following:

Hundreds of thousands of fans were gathered in the city’s Nathan Phillips Square, where players and coaches were giving speeches and celebrating.

USA Today further reports:

“Reports of woman shot. People running from area. Police/EMS are on scene. Unknown what the injuries are,” the [Toronto Police Operations Centre announced on Twitter].

Bruce Arthur of the Toronto Star tweeted that gunshots were fired at the parade at Nathan Phillips Square.

“One witness said four shots. Crowd ran. There is a victim down being given medical attention, surrounded by a crowd, and police are clearing people from the area. Speeches are still going on,” he said.

“Crowd on east side running again. Cops said get down. Oh no,” he added.

Videos shared on social media show thousands of people running in panic.

This story is developing and will be updated when more information is available.

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