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The shooting occurred near the Fiserv Forum stadium, where the NBA playoff game between Milwaukee and Boston was taking place. Three people were injured, including a 16-year-old girl. There were 11 thousand people in the fan zone near the arena

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In the US city of Milwaukee, a shooting occurred near the Fiserv Forum stadium during the second round of the NBA playoffs between the Milwaukee Bucks and the Boston Celtics. About it informs New York Post.

The shooting began shortly before the end of Game 6 of the series between Milwaukee and Boston. As a result of the incident, three people were injured – two men (26 and 29 years old) and a 16-year-old girl. They were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

According to videos posted on the Web, after the shooting started, the fans who were near the stadium began to run away in a panic. The Bucks press service said that 11,000 people were in the area in front of the stadium specially designated for fans.

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Police say the suspect in the shooting has been arrested. The New York Post writes that it turned out to be a 19-year-old young man. In turn, ESPN claimsthat the shooter is 29 years old.

The meeting between the Bucks and the Celtics ended with the victory of the guests with a score of 108:95. Boston tied the series 3-3. The next game will be on May 15th.

In the first round of the playoffs, Milwaukee, which finished second in the regular season in the Eastern Conference, defeated the Chicago Bulls (4: 1). Boston, who finished third in the East, was stronger than the Brooklyn Nets (4:0). The Bucks are the reigning NBA champions.

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