BREAKING: SHOOTING EAST TOWNE MALL IN WISCONSIN – Mall on Lockdown – Updating
— WSVN 7 News (@wsvn) December 19, 2015
Several police officers are on the scene.
— Daily Star (@Daily_Star) December 19, 2015
UPDATE: (4:25 Central) Madison police officer says the mall is now secure.
UPDATE: Shooting victim is being taken out on stretcher.
A man who witnessed the shooting tells 27 News it appears a man was shot inside the mall and he saw first responders doing CPR. Jason Cain says police officers were running through the mall with guns as people were being evacuated and stores were locking down.
nbc15_madison: UPDATE: East Towne Mall declared secure, at least one person shot. https://t.co/LknzitMZZw
— Don Moore (@FS_Engineer) December 19, 2015
UPDATE: Photo of the victim…
Shots Fired at Wisconsin Mall, 1 Person Wounded, Police Say – Police are investigating at the East Towne Mall i… https://t.co/s4FAwmNYGE
— Eugene Viktorovic (@EugenVictorovic) December 19, 2015
UPDATE: A 19 year-old man was shot in the leg.
Update: One 19yo man was shot in the leg at East Towne Mall, which remains closed. Police searching for suspect https://t.co/qu5gS10QIR
— NBC Chicago (@nbcchicago) December 19, 2015
UPDATE: Appears to be gang related:
East Towne Mall is closed because of the shooting incident earlier this afternoon.
Madison police investigators are processing the scene. Witnesses say several young men were involved in a fight in the middle of the mall. One pulled out a handgun and fired at least one round. A bullet hit a 19-year-old man who was part of the initial fight.
The 19-year-old man was taken to a hospital with a non-life threatening wound.
Officers cleared the mall looking for the suspect, but say at this time, no suspect has been located.