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DENVER, CO. – APRIL 20TH: Thousands gather in Civic Center Park and light up for “420″ day Saturday afternoon, April 20th, 2013. (Photo By Andy Cross/The Denver Post)
DENVER, CO. – APRIL 20 : A crowd of marijuana smokers celebrate the counterculture holiday known as 4/20 on the first celebration since Colorado and Washington made pot legal for recreation use. (Photo By Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post)
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UPDATE 7:07 pm CT: In the minutes after the shooting, three individuals were shot by an unknown assailant. None of the injuries were described as life-threatening. Approximately seven gunshots were heard shortly before 5pm, less than an hour after the rally’s keynote address completed. It was initially reported that two people had been shot, along with one of the individual’s pet dog. However, the Denver Police Department tweeted that a third individual, a juvenile, was grazed by a bullet and escorted themselves to nearby hospital.