In a shooting late Saturday night in Philadelphia, three people were killed and at least 11 more were injured.

police Inspector D. F. Pace claimed bullets were fired into the downtown throng, and an officer shot at a suspect.

The conditions of those who were wounded by gunfire remains unknown

Authorities say no arrests have been made but that two weapons were recovered.

On Twitter, the department advised people to stay away from the area since numerous individuals had been hurt.