Fourteen killed in Brazil nightclub shootout
Police say gunmen barged into a party and shot dead “a large number of people” in northeastern Brazil.world Updated: Jan 27, 2018 22:24 IST
At least 14 people were killed overnight in a shootout at a nightclub in Fortaleza, northeastern Brazil, officials said today.
“We can confirm 14 deaths,” Andre Costa, security secretary for the state of Ceara -- of which Fortaleza is the capital -- told a press conference.
Costa said that other victims are hospitalised in serious condition, but did not say how many people were injured.
First Published: Jan 27, 2018 21:14 IST