17-year-old Arrested for Shooting at Alabama High School Football Game — Charged with 9 Counts of Attempted Murder (VIDEO)
At least six people were injured in a shooting on Friday night at a high school football game in Ladd Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Alabama.
The game was already ended at the time of the shooting but the players were still on the field.
Witnesses said there was a fight in the stadium at the end of the game before the shooting.
The coaches told the players to take cover and the fans were hiding in the stands as dozens of shots were fired.
Mobile police say 10 people were injured.
Mobile Police say at least 10 people have been shot at Ladd Peebles Stadium. Police say the age of those injured ranges from 15 to 18. https://t.co/L0tX85jt9X
— WKRG (@WKRG) August 31, 2019
Video was released earlier from the stadium during the shooting in Mobile, Alabama.
This is just horrific to watch from Ladd-Peebles Stadium. Football coaches instructing players to take cover, fans hiding under the stands from a suspected shooting. This is a high school football game and should be a place of fun competition for everyone! Not violence! #Mobile pic.twitter.com/MmA1oP9LTW
— Simone Eli (@SimoneEli_TV) August 31, 2019
17-year-old Deangelo Parnell turned himself in to police early Saturday morning.
Deangelo was charged with 9 counts of attempted murder.
— WKBN 27 First News (@WKBN) August 31, 2019
Parnell was arrested on Saturday morning.
MPD Arrest: 17-year-old Deangelo Parnell was arrested early Saturday morning after being identified as the suspect involved in a shooting that left 10 victims injured at Ladd Stadium on Friday night, August 29, 2019. Parnell is charged with (9 Counts) of Attempted Murder. pic.twitter.com/LomvZczjka
— Mobile Police (@MobileALPolice) August 31, 2019