3 people were shot while attending the State Fair of Texas in Dallas over the weekend.

The shooting happened in the food court at the Fair at about 7:45 Saturday night.

Dallas Police said three people — two men and a woman — were shot inside the Tower Building on Saturday. The victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries.


Dallas police identified the suspect as 22-year-old Cameron Turner. He is charged with three counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. 

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The State Fair of Texas made a statement Sunday morning that its team is "deeply saddened by the incident last night on the fairgrounds."

It continued to say, "Safety is the number one priority of the State Fair of Texas. We are committed to upholding the level of security required to ensure the State Fair of Texas event is a safe and family-friendly environment for all fairgoers, vendors, and employees. We look forward to welcoming guests today (Sunday, 10/15) starting at 2:00 p.m. We ask that everyone remain "Fair Aware." If you see something that doesn't look right on the fairgrounds, please say something to a uniformed police officer or State Fair Safety Team member."

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