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Halloween Horror: 5 Shot at Costume Party by Man Dressed as Freddy Krueger


Halloween Horror: 5 Shot at Costume Party by Man Dressed as Freddy Krueger (Getty)

A night of frightening fun turned truly scary in Texas this weekend when a man dressed as Freddy Krueger opened fire on a Halloween house party.

San Antonio police said the man was one of several who showed up outside a party at about 5 a.m., where they began to cause trouble.

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At some point, guests were asked to leave and an altercation among the guests occurred, police said in a statement obtained by InsideEdition.com.

That's when authorities say the man dressed as the famously scarred Nightmare on Elm Street character pulled out a gun and opened fire.

Five people were struck by bullets.

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According to police, one of the victims tried to drive her car to the hospital, but crashed on the way. All were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

Noting that the investigation is still ongoing, the SAPD declined to share any additional details and no arrests have been made as of midday Monday.

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