Five People Injured in Wedding Party Shooting at Waldorf Astoria Hotel
A man was allegedly playing with a gun when it accidentally fired.
A shooting at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City has left five people injured.
Police sources tell NBC 4 that a male guest at a wedding reception was allegedly playing with a gun when it accidentally went off. An investigation into the incident at the tony Manhattan hotel is ongoing.
The bullet grazed a female guest's head, while other attendees were hurt by broken glass, according to law enforcement sources. The identity of the man who allegedly fired the gun has not been released.
Four people were treated at local hospitals with minor injuries, while a fifth person declined medical attention at the scene, say police.