Dead In Madden Tournament Shooting In Jacksonville, Florida

The scene the Jacksonville Landing where there are reports of a mass shooting during a gaming tournament

The scene the Jacksonville Landing where there are reports of a mass shooting during a gaming tournament

Asource close to the investigation says the suspect who opened fire died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Nine other people were wounded by gunfire and all were in stable condition Sunday evening after going to hospitals, Williams said. In one scene, what appears to be a laser from a gun passes over the body of one of the video game players.

The Jacksonville Landing, in the heart of the citys downtown, hosts concerts and other entertainment, has a busy food court and a host of bars and restaurants.

Sheriff Mike Williams said the lone shooter, a white male, was among the dead.

Earlier, the sheriff advised the public to stay away from the area.

The clip of the video shows at least two players competing when the sound of numerous shots can be heard.

It was then, they said, that people trampled others in the panic to escape.

EA Sports Madden NFL released a preliminary statement via Twitter.

The NFL said in a statement, "We are shocked and deeply saddened by the horrific tragedy today in Jacksonville". The bullet hit my thumb. "He managed to escape and run down the street to a nearby gym", director Jason Lake told AFP.

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Shortly after 1:30 p.m. ANAKRON tweeted "madden tournament getting shot up on twitch".

"I feel fine, just a scratch on my head".

Germany-based SK Gaming also confirmed their player known by the handle "JoelCP_" was safe.

"Our thoughts are with everyone that had to be part of such a horrendous event", it said.

Chicago Pizza was live streaming a tournament for a Madden NFL football video game when several shots rang out, according to video of the stream shared on social media.

"The latest line we're getting from the Jacksonville police is the suspect in this shooting is now dead", Al Jazeera's Andy Gallagher reported from Miami.

Complexity Gaming, the company that sponsors Gjoka, said he ran down the street to a gym.

Jacksonville is about 300 miles north of Parkland, where a gunman killed 17 people in a rampage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Valentine's Day. Sen.

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