Following the Fatal Shooting in A Mall Close to The Venue, Harry Styles Cancels His Copenhagen Performance and Expresses His “devastated” Feelings
After multiple people were killed and numerous others were hurt when a shooter opened fire at a mall close to the venue, Harry Styles postponed his performance in Copenhagen.
The shooting occurred at a Field’s mall in the Danish capital hours before he was scheduled to take the stage, Copenhagen Police said in a statement posted on social media on Sunday. According to authorities, one suspect has been taken into custody in relation to the incident. The shooter was reported as a guy 22-year-old.
Multiple fatalities and injuries have been reported, according to authorities in another post. “If you are in Copenhagen, get in touch with your family and let them know you are okay.” Authorities stated that they are “seeking witnesses, images, and videos from the incident” to help with their investigation.
Styles, 28, was due to perform as part of his eagerly awaited Love On Tour on Sunday night at the neighboring Royal Arena venue. He later cancelled the stop, expressing in a statement that he was “heartbroken” by the information.
“Along with the people of Copenhagen, I am inconsolable. I adore this city. The folks are incredibly friendly and loving. I’m heartbroken for the victims, their families, and everyone who is suffering. I’m sorry we were unable to be together. Please take good care of one another. H, “On social media, he posted.
In the upcoming weeks, the arena will host performances by musical groups such as Pearl Jam and Queen + Adam Lambert. A request for a response from PEOPLE was not promptly answered by the Copenhagen Police Department.