There were reports of shots being fired at the Garden State Plaza mall in Paramus, N.J. on Monday night. It reportedly happened about 9:30 p.m. when police received several 9-1-1 calls from the expansive mall.
Police had not confirmed any information but there were several reports on Twitter about a gunman opening fire inside the mall.
The entire parking lot was filled with police cars on the North end of the mall that is anchored by Nordstrom. Video from SkyFoxHD showed people running from the mall.
A worker at a Joe's American restaurant in the mall tells Fox 5 News he heard shots and mall security told staff to lock the doors. Eduardo Bermudez says everyone started running from the restaurant.
A witness who was leaving a movie theater at the mall told Fox 5 News that she say people running from the mall and then heard at least 4 shots. She said the shots were in the area of the Apple store.
Monday, November 04, 2013
Shots Fired at Garden State Plaza Mall
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