Monday, January 27, 2020
Kansas City Mass Shooting Aftermath: More 9ine Ultra Lounge Gunfire Allegations
Continued conversation about a tragic and deadly shooting that continues to resonated in local neighborhoods and at City Hall . . . Here's the latest:
Fox4: Witness says security guard fired shots before deadly shooting at 9ine Ultra Lounge
"In an exclusive interview, a witness told FOX4 what happened before the deadly shooting could have contributed to the tragedy. The witness asked not to be identified because they're afraid of retribution.
"If you had money, if you want to pay the security guards, the security guards would get you in," the witness said.
This witness said he was one of the people standing in line at the 9ine Ultra Lounge when people waiting to get in began getting irritated that others were paying to cut the line.
"When it was all said and done, when the crowd got in the door and they couldn't let nobody in, I actually witnessed a security guard pull his gun out -- fired two shots, two shots to get the crowd to scatter," the witness said."
In fairness, the club denied allegations of "bribes" and instead noted that patrons were offered VIP access for table reservations.
Developing . . .