Posted on May 22, 2017

Stampede at New York’s Barclays Center During Future Concert After ‘Loud Boom’ Prompts Fears of Gun Shots

Daily Mail, May 19, 2017

The Rapper Named Future

Rapper “Future,” born Nayvadius DeMun Wilburn. (Credit Image: © Justin Ng/UPPA via ZUMA Press)

A huge stampede erupted at Barclays Center during a Future concert, according to reports.

Fans who attended the rapper’s ‘Nobody Safe’ show posted on Twitter that the event at the venue in Brooklyn descended into chaos after a ‘loud noise’ was heard.

Fearing there were gun shots, concert-goers rushed from the stadium, causing a stampede.

A huge stampede erupted at Barclays Center during a Future concert on Friday after a ‘loud noise’ caused fears of gunshots

Someone who was at the concert told they barricaded themselves in a toilet stall when they heard the noise.

After about two minutes, a security officer ordered the crowd to leave.

‘When I walked out I saw shoes and debris everywhere,’ the person said.

Multiple reports have come in of bloody fans fleeing Barclays.

Another concert-goer told he saw a girl and her boyfriend get trampled in the stampede, both bleeding profusely.

It is not yet known if there were any injuries.

A statement released from Barclays Center at 11:38pm stated: ‘There were no gunshots tonight inside the arena. A loud noise during load out caused concern while fans exited the venue. Get home safely.’

The NYPD told that they’re currently investigating.