CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) – Police in Cape Girardeau are investigating after two people reported being injured in a shooting at an arena.

The Southeast Missourian reports ( ) the shooting occurred late Saturday at the A.C. Brase Arena. Police said an officer at the scene said a male victim was taken to the hospital with what he believed were non-life-threatening injuries. Police spokesman Darin Hickey says the victim had a gunshot wound to his chest.

Hickey says officers were sent to a hospital a short while later after someone walked into the emergency room with a gunshot wound to his leg and said he had also been shot while he was at the arena.

Authorities said the Rich Homie Quan rap concert was shut down early because of the shooting.

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