Three men shot, one critically injured, after man opens fire at sports bar near Downtown Dallas

The Dallas Police Department responded to a shooting overnight at a sports bar and club in the 500 block of S. Riverfront Blvd near downtown Dallas.

According to officials, a group of men were denied entry into the club by the bouncer. One of the men went back to his vehicle and retrieved an “assault type weapon,” per Dallas PD.

The man returned to the club and opened fire, injuring a total of four people.

Three adult men were shot and one adult female was injured by shrapnel. One of men is reported to be in critical condition at this time.

The bouncer was able to lock the doors and keep the shooter outside. The shooter went around to the back of the building, but he was met with armed patrons of the club, who fired at the suspect.

The armed suspect and his group fled the scene and remain at large.