A fan who was at a T.I. concert, where a man was shot dead, has been telling Newsbeat about the “hectic” scenes.
“We were inside, just about to walk up to the security point, then all of a sudden we seen people running out,” said an eyewitness.
“Then I saw it getting hectic more and more people were running. Trampling over each other,” the man added.
Police have confirmed three people were injured after several shots were fired inside Irving Plaza in Manhattan.
he witness, a rapper known as Fatboy SSE, told us he was at the concert to network and make new contacts.
“Then someone told me a shot had gone off. I was thinking, ‘How did someone get a weapon inside the venue?’
“And then I heard two more shots, ‘Bow, Bow’. And that’s when everyone started running. It got more hectic and people were trampling and running over people.”
The show, at which T.I. was the headline act, also listed Anderson .Paak, Maino and Uncle Murda on the line-up.
No acts were on stage when the shooting happened.