Houston Police Chief Troy Finner has confirmed no less than one particular person was injected with one thing through needle — and there effectively could have been extra.
Chief Finner stated the sufferer was a safety guard who was working the occasion. The guard felt a prick in his neck by an unknown assailant whereas attempting to restrain a citizen. He rapidly fell unconscious, TMZ reported.
Finner says the guard was revived with NARCAN and medical personnel stated they did see one thing on his neck that indicated he’d been stabbed with a syringe.
Finner additionally said that some individuals had been trampled, and it seems there’s confusion on what brought about the panic, which left individuals injured/passing out.
The full quantity of people that’ve handed away stands at 8. Autopsies are underway to find out the causes of loss of life.
Mayor Sylvester Turner says town has by no means skilled something like this and is set to find out what occurred.
Stay Nation and Travis Scott’s camp are cooperating with authorities because the investigation continues, and officers have known as on the general public’s assist for these with legit data.
One last item Houston authorities affirm the live performance was shut down promptly, after the primary studies of individuals “going down” occurred round 9:30 PM. They shut down at round 10:10 PM, a time they felt was environment friendly contemplating the circumstances.