Markham Music Fest Ends In Chaos, Fury


THAT WILL GET IT RIGHT. EVEN TAKEN INTO CONSIDERATION OTHER THINGS LIKE RESTAURANTS AND SHOPS THE PROPHETS ARE JUST TOO LOW. TAKE A LOOK AT THIS CHAOTIC SCENE. POLICE SHUT DOWN THE EVENT BECAUSE OWNERS DID NOT HAVE PERMITS. WE LOOKED INTO IT TO FIND OUT WHAT HAPPENED. VIDEO POSTED ON FACEBOOK SHOWS A MOB RAIDING THE TENT. IT ALL HAPPEN ON SUNDAY AFTER POLICE SHUT DOWN THE CONCERT THEY WERE THERE TO ATTEND. POLICE ESTIMATE WITH 8000 PEOPLE SHOWED UP TO THE EVENT. IT TO OFFICERS FROM 16 DIFFERENT DEPARTMENTS TO CONTROL THE CLOCK. SO WHY WAS IT SHUT DOWN? WE HAVE LEARNED THAT THE OWNER OF THE PROPERTY DID NOT HAVE A VALID LIQUOR LICENSE, MUCH LESS A VALID BUSINESS LICENSE. HE WAS ARRESTED THAT NIGHT. THEY TELL US HE HAS BEEN IN TROUBLE BEFORE FOR THE EXACT SAME THING. THE MUSIC COMPANY HIRED THE ACTS THAT WERE SUPPOSED TO PLAY THAT NIGHT. THEY TELL ME THEY ONLY PROVIDED THE MUSIC AND WERE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR LOGISTICS. THE CONCERT PROMOTER WAS IN CHARGE OF GETTING THE LICENSE. WE HAD NO CONTROL AT ALL. Reporter: CONCERTGOERS THAT WHAT REFUNDS CAN GET THEM AT THE DIFFERENT BUSINESSES WERE TICKETS WERE SOLD. WHEN WE CALLED THIS RESTAURANT IN MIDLOTHIAN WHICH SOLD SOME OF THE TICKETS WE WERE TOLD TO CALL THE VENUE. WE VISITED THERE BUT THEY REFUSE TO ANSWER OUR QUESTIONS. Reporter: I SPOKE WITH OTHER

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