Shooting at Texas Juneteenth Celebration Leaves Two Dead and Multiple Injured

Round Rock, Texas – A shooting at a Juneteenth celebration in Round Rock, Texas has left two people dead and several others injured. The incident took place just before 11 p.m. at Old Settlers Park, where a confrontation between two groups escalated into gunfire.

Authorities reported that the shooting occurred during the Juneteenth event, a time to celebrate freedom and community. The Round Rock Police Chief, Allen Banks, expressed disappointment at the reckless actions that resulted in innocent victims being harmed. Medical personnel, including officers, firefighters, and EMS medics, responded promptly to aid those injured in the shooting.

Several individuals, including children, sustained serious injuries in the attack, with two people tragically losing their lives at the scene. The identities of the deceased have not been released at this time. Authorities are currently searching for suspects believed to have fled the area.

Despite the tragic outcome, Chief Banks expressed condolences for the victims and their families, emphasizing the importance of community support during such difficult times. Police reassured the public that there is no ongoing threat related to the shooting, but encourage anyone with information to contact the Round Rock Police Department.

As investigations continue into the circumstances surrounding the shooting, authorities are urging the community to come forward with any relevant video footage or information to assist in the case. The event serves as a somber reminder of the need for vigilance and unity in the face of senseless violence.