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The Latest: Suspects sought after 7 shot at NC Xmas party

MADISON, N. C. – The Last of seven people shot at a North Carolina Moose Lodge (all times are local):

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Two suspects are on the run after North Carolina researchers say they shot seven people at a private y attended by hundreds of people.

Rockingham County Sheriff’s spokesman Sgt. Kevin Suthard said the two men were still on Sunday.

Deputies say none of the victims appeared to suffer life-threatening injuries after being shot early Saturday at a Moose Lodge in Madison, approximately 25 miles north of Greensboro.

Deputies say a fight broke out during the party was attended by 250 to 300 people. Investigators say witnesses reported that the two shooters participated in the party. They covered their faces with ski-masks and opened fire before speeding away from the scene in a silver car driven by a woman. The car’s make and model are not known.

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12:30 pm

An argument that escalated into gunfire at a North Carolina gathering for hundreds of people is to blame for the violence that it required emergency care for seven people.

The sheriff’s office in Rockingham County do not respond to messages from The Associated Press on Sunday on the question of whether a manhunt is still underway for two suspected gunmen.

Multiple media organizations reported the massive shooting broke out early Saturday at a Moose Lodge in Madison, approximately 25 miles north of Greensboro. Deputies say a fight broke out during a private party with 250 to 300 people.

Rockingham County Sheriff Sam Page says two men on the left of the lodge, and then again with the ski masks and started shooting at the crowd, with two pistols.

Reports say that none of the victims appeared to suffer life-threatening injuries.

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