Two people injured while trying to flee from shooting at NW Oklahoma City prom party

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma City police are investigating after two people were injured while trying to flee from a shooting at a high school prom party.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. Sunday at the Northwest Event Center near NW Expressway and MacArthur.

According to a police report, officers arrived on scene and found two people, a 23-year-old male and a 19-year-old male, trying to leave and covered in blood.

Officials say the two men were not shot, but say they were injured after they were pushed as they ran into a glass panel inside, receiving lacerations from the glass.

The victims told police they heard the shooting outside and everyone started to panic and run.

They were taken to the hospital and are expected to be OK.

Authorities say the suspect, who is described as a black male, approximately 6’1″, weighing around 180 pounds, is still on the run.

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