Suge Knight shot multiple times at Chris Brown's VMAs party

Aug 24, 2014 at 11:32 a.m. ET
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During a VMAs party hosted by Chris Brown and Pia Mia at 1OAK nightclub in West Hollywood, Suge Knight and two others were shot when a gunman opened fire in the club.

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Though the two other victims have yet to be identified, TMZ is reporting that one is in critical condition.

Police arrived on the scene following the shooting. One officer spotted Knight and helped him walk to a police car before Knight was rushed in an ambulance to the hospital, according to TMZ.

Knight's family is telling the outlet that the rap mogul is recovering after sustaining six bullet wounds. He in in the ICU but is expected to recover, they said.

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According to witnesses, Chris Brown and Justin Bieber were the actual intended targets in the shooting.

British model Chloe Lloyd, who was a guest at the event, described what happened on Twitter.

Fellow attendee Katie Clendon also commented on her shock at the events she witnessed.

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It is unclear why these attendees knew Brown and Bieber were the targets and how Knight and two others ended up getting shot instead.

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The shooter has yet to be identified, though reports are saying that after the club was searched and partygoers were questioned, a suspect was arrested.

Police weren't taking any chances. As attendees exited the building last night, they kept their hands raised and police held guns outside.

This story is still developing. We'll keep you updated as more information comes to light.

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