1 killed & 1 seriously injured after gunshots fired at football tournament in Marseille

On Friday, one man was killed and another seriously injured after gunshots were fired at the H-Cup, an inter-regional football tournament held at La Martine stadium in the 15th arrondissement in Marseille.

The incident is being described as a drive-by shooting, with the men shot at both being footballers participating in the tournament. 

Psychological support is being offered to spectators who witnessed the scene, with Marseille police having opened a formal investigation into the incident.

As a result of Friday’s events, the HCup has been cancelled and will not be completed this year.

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