1 dead, 7 injured in Oklahoma Memorial Day festival shooting

One person was killed and seven others were injured after a shooting broke out at a Memorial Day festival in Oklahoma.

About 1,500 people were at the festival in Old Town Square in Taft, Oklahoma, about 45 miles southeast of Tulsa, when the shooting took place early Sunday, according to a statement from the Bureau of Oklahoma State investigation.

Witnesses told investigators that gunshots erupted after an argument just after midnight, authorities said. A minor, aged 9, is among the injured.

The deceased is a 39-year-old black woman, authorities said. The other seven injured were between the ages of 9 and 56 and suffered non-life-threatening injuries, authorities said.

The suspect, 26-year-old Skyler Buckner, attended the Muskogee County Sheriff’s Office at 4:05 p.m. Sunday.

The Muskogee County Sheriff’s Office was present at the event and immediately provided relief to the victims, authorities said.

Officials are asking anyone who might have a tip to contact the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation.

Additional information about the shooting was not immediately available.

ABC News’ Nicholas Kerr and Timmy Truong contributed to this report.

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