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U.S. Soccer Statement Regarding Incident at U.S. Women's National Team Hotel in Vancouver, Canada


The Vancouver Police confirmed that around 8:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17, there was a shooting inside Bar One restaurant of the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Center, which is where the U.S. Women's National Team is staying during the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament.

VANCOUVER, Canada (Jan. 18, 2012) - The Vancouver Police confirmed that around 8:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17, there was a shooting inside Bar One restaurant of the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Center, which is where the U.S. Women's National Team is staying during the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament.

The entire U.S. delegation is fine and no players or staff witnessed the incident.

U.S. Soccer has taken the proper precautions to ensure the safety of the team for the duration of the competition.

 

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