WATCH: Suspect arrested after shots fired during July 4th celebrations

Several shots were reportedly fired into the air in Miami

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Police in the US state of Florida have arrested one person after shots were fired during July 4th celebrations.

Miami Police say several shots were fired during a fireworks show at the city’s Bayside Marketplace.

The Miami Herald reported that the suspect fired several shots into the air during the event that attracted thousands of spectators.

Millions of Americans celebrated their independence day under with noticeably heavy security across the country.

Officials told NBC News that intelligence reports did not indicate any specific threat or imminent attack, but that they were not taking any chances.


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