1 dead, 3 injured following gunfire overnight in front of club in Berlin – police
The gunfire occurred around 2:15am local time (12:15am GMT) outside a night club in Ribnitzer Strasse. The incident was preceded by a dispute between several people and several shots were fired, Berlin police said in a statement.
Police have cordoned off the area following the incident. The cause of the dispute was not immediately clear.
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Police have cordoned off the area and say that the motive is not clear yet.
Four people, including the offender, were sent to a local hospital with serious injuries after the shooting. One person succumbed to his injuries, while the others are currently being treated.