Club Venus in Speedway, the site of a shooting on Sept 12.
Police Respond to Shooting at Club Venus
A 23-year-old man was shot in the parking lot of Club Venus, a gentleman’s club in Speedway, on Wednesday morning. The shooting occurred shortly after 2 a.m. A Speedway police officer hears shots and responded to the scene, where he found a man in the parking lot on 16th Street. The victim was hospitalized and listed in good condition.
An investigation into the shooting is ongoing. Police have said that the victim has not been cooperative in their investigation. No information on potential suspects is available at this time.
History of Violence at Club Venus
This was not the first violent incident at Club Venus to make recent headlines.
In April 2018, an individual visited a nearby hospital with a gunshot wound to his foot. He had been shot at Club Venus.
In August 2017, two people were shot in the parking lot. One of those victims was found at the scene, while the other showed up at a nearby hospital.
In June 2017, security staff heard shots inside of the club. Later that night, two people showed up at the hospital with gunshot wounds.