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Shooting at Caribbean Festival in Houston injures 6

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Four men and two women were hurt at the Caribbean Festival in Houston on the Fourth of July. (Source: KTRK/CNN) Four men and two women were hurt at the Caribbean Festival in Houston on the Fourth of July. (Source: KTRK/CNN)
 HOUSTON (KTRK/CNN) - A shooting shut down the city's Caribbean Festival on Friday night.

Police said four men were shot at an outdoor amphitheater on the city's south side.

Two women were also hurt when they were trampled by crowds trying to get away from the gunfire.

Investigators were still searching for a shooter on Saturday.

"It's usually a friendly Caribbean Fest, everybody has fun," said witness Deion Woodson. "But this time one person started fighting, and that's basically what happened and started shooting."

Investigators said 30 off-duty officers were working the event, but none were inside the building when the shooting took place.

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