The cousin of NFL star Davante Adams was shot lifeless in a daylight gun battle at a California park full of kids and households Tuesday.
Ralph Fields Jr., 34, whose cousin performs for the Las Vegas Raiders, was fatally shot amid a barrage of gunfire that started at about 6 p.m. inside an East Palo Alto park, KGO reported, citing police.
Two rival teams obtained into an altercation and two suspects from either side pulled out weapons and collectively unloaded 33 photographs in Jack Farrell Park, police mentioned.
Fields was struck by a bullet and later died at an space hospital. Three different individuals have been shot and handled for non life-threatening wounds.
The wild gunfight erupted at a time when the park was filled with youngsters enjoying and households working towards for a church-run softball event, in response to native retailers.
A toddler who was enjoying tag along with her cousins contained in the park captured a video on the time of the capturing. A number of rounds of gunfire will be heard whereas the frightened younger woman runs away.
Police mentioned the capturing was focused.
Fields was paroled final 12 months after serving two years in state jail on conspiracy fees associated to a serious gang sweep in 2014, in response to ABC7.
His killing was the primary murder of the 12 months in East Palo Alto.