Players And Fans Flee Stadium After Gunshots Were Reportedly Heard Outside Nationals Park During Padres-Nationals Game

There was an apparent incident outside of Nationals stadium during the Padres-Nationals game.

According to various reports, there were loud bangs that sounded like gunshots heard in the middle of the game which led to fans and players fleeing the stadium.

Update: The Nationals released a statement saying there was a shooting outside the stadium.

Update #2 DC Police have released a statement confirming the shooting but state there are “no ongoing threats” at the moment.

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