Update: Shooting Outside J. Cole's Concert Leaves Two Injured

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Update: Shooting Outside J. Cole's Concert Leaves Two Injured

Police arrest suspect, Quran Powell, on two charges of attempted homicide.

Published August 6, 2015

UPDATE: Authorities have made an arrest in the shooting after a J. Cole concert earlier this week. According to the Assocaited Press, Quran Powell, was tracked down last night, roughly 30 miles north of the shooting incident. 

Powell faces double counts of attempted homicide, in additon to weapons charges. The two shooting victims, ages 23 and 24, have been hospitalized, and are listed in critical but stable condition. 


PREVIOUS: Two people were wounded following a shooting at a stop on J. Coles Forrest Hills Drive tour in New Jersey Monday night, reports the Associated Press.


Shots rang out at approximately 11:15 p.m. outside PNC Bank Arts Center, in Holmdel, state police confirmed. The suspect is believed to have fled through the woods, and remains at large. 

Two victims were transported to a hospital for treatment. Their conditions, and identities, are unknown.

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Written by Latifah Muhammad


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