Two State Department personnel injured in Venezuela nightclub shooting

State Department spokesman Patrick Ventrell said the two people were injured in a Caracas “social spot” and that their injuries were not life threatening. Venezuelan police identified one of the victims as Roberto Ezequiel Rosas, a military attache, and said he was shot in the right leg.

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The investigation into the incident is ongoing. Caracas is known for having one of the world's highest rates of violence.