Knotts Berry Farm shut down

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The Knott’s Berry Farm was forced to close early on Saturday night as a result of fights and many reports of gunfire, according to authorities.

Numerous 911 callers, according to Buena Park police, also reported hearing rounds fired, but an investigation found no evidence of gunplay at the amusement park.

Three people were reportedly hurt in the altercation, according to Orange County Fire Authority. The third person declined medical care while the other two were sent to local hospitals.


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For Knott’s Summer Nights, the park was intended to stay open until 11 p.m. on Saturday. Today is the day that it will reopen.

“We’re currently working an incident at Knott’s Berry Farm involving multiple fights in the park,” the Buena Park Police said.  “A report of shots fired was reported with numerous 911 callers. Officers were on scene during the calls and determined there was no shooting.”

The authorities added in a public advisory, “Knott’s Berry Farm has closed for the night, and we ask you avoid the area until further notice.”

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