ORLANDO (CBSMiami/AP) — Still recovering from the nightmare of the Pulse Nightclub massacre earlier this year, another shooting near a popular Orlando nightspot has happened.READ MORE: One Area To Watch In Atlantic Over Next Week
Police in Florida are investigating a shooting that happened early Sunday near a nightclub in downtown Orlando.
Orlando Police say the shooting happened near the Venue 578 nightclub and that three people were injured, one critically. The two other victims had minor injuries.READ MORE: Teen Sister Of Officer Yandy Chirino's Accused Killer Taken Into Custody
Mynews13.com is reporting that the fighting started inside the club before it moved outside. Employees told the station that they saw a man fire his gun in the air.
A second fight then broke out. Later, more shots were fired in the club’s parking lot. Club officials estimate 600-700 people were inside the venue at the time.
Separately, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting at an Orlando convenience store that also happened early Sunday, which left one dead and another in stable condition.MORE NEWS: Miami Weather: Brief Downpours Possible Sunday Before Drier Air Works Its Way In
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