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No weapons found after disturbance call at Ruoff Music Center: HCSO

Three people suffered minor injuries
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Posted at 2:34 AM, Aug 27, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-27 07:32:31-04

NOBLESVILLE — A disturbance during the Wiz Khalifa and Logic concert at Ruoff Music Center on Friday night caused a rush of fans heading for exits.

The confusion and fear caused a whirlwind of social media posts, leading many to think of the possibility of an active shooter situation.

According to the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office, at 10:28 p.m., event security responded to a disturbance in section 5 of the lawn.

The emergency action plan was initiated and followed, and all gates including non-public exits were opened. Subsequently, the venue patrons self-evacuated.  

The Sheriff's office said police quick response team swept the area, finding no weapons.

Three individuals reported minor injuries and were transported to area hospitals.