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Man accused of shooting 3 during argument at baby shower over gifts

A man was arrested for allegedly shooting three people at his expected-child’s baby shower at a western Pennsylvania fire station Saturday during a feud over gifts, a report said.

The chaos erupted at a hall at the Kinloch Fire Department when suspect Isiah Hampton, 25, got into a dispute with an unidentified woman who wanted him to transport the gifts from the party, The Tribune-Review reported, citing a criminal complaint.

The woman slapped Hampton, who was reportedly being abusive, and he then shoved her, the complaint said.

A trio of men tried to subdue Hampton before he allegedly fired off three shots from the ground.

Isiah Hampton allegedly shot three people during a dispute over gifts at the baby shower for his expected child in Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania.
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A 23-year-old man, 19-year-old woman and a 16-year-old boy were struck by bullets, according to police.

All three victims are expected to survive, the report said.

Hampton told police that one of the victim’s was shot when the firearm unintentionally discharged as the men wrestled the gun away from him.

After the shooting, Hampton fled the fire hall with his partner, but was caught nearby by police.

He was charged with aggravated assault and recklessly endangering another person.

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