Police respond to possible shooting at Mall of America
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Police in Minnesota are responding to a possible shooting at the Mall of American in suburban Minneapolis.
Mall of America spokesman Dan Jasper confirmed that the mall was locked down Thursday afternoon but had no other details.
Bloomington police confirmed on Twitter that they were working "an active incident" with numerous officers on the scene.
They gave no other details.
Video posted to social media showed what appeared to be a man shouting as he walked near the complex's Nike store, with at least three apparent gunshots.
Mall of America remains under lockdown following a confirmed isolated incident. For all guests, please stay in the closest secure area until the lockdown is lifted.— Mall of America (@mallofamerica) August 4, 2022