Neighbors concerned about North Park concert venue after violence

Posted at 6:26 PM, Jun 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-08 21:26:16-04

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (KGTV)--People who live in North Park are voicing their concerns over the Observatory concert venue and the crowd it attracts.

Video shows rapper XXXTentacion being sucker-punched on stage Wednesday night at the venue on University Ave.  Police said the violence continued with a stabbing.

Neighbors told 10News they could hear the commotion several blocks away.

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One neighbor said he doesn’t feel unsafe and another said that he wants the Observatory to be a good neighbor.

City Councilman Chris Ward is working with community members and the club’s management and said he is holding a meeting for neighbors on Friday.