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Denver Civic Center Pot Rally: Shots Fired At 420 Event

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At a marijuana celebration for the 4/20 counterculture holiday in Denver Saturday, police say shots were fired, resulting in at least two injuries. One victim is said to have been shot in the leg, and another down with unknown injuries.

According to witnesses, three or more shots were heard at approximately 4:40 PM. Police immediately arrived on the scene and marked crime tape around the pavilion at the Denver Civic Center.

The Associated Press reports organizers predicted about 80,000 people were present at the event.

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