Mall of America to remain closed after isolated incident


(CNN) — The lockdown was lifted at the Mall of America, located in Minnesota, after shots were fired in an isolated incident, Bloomington police said in a tweet.

The suspect fled the mall on foot and officers are interviewing witnesses, according to the tweet.

A victim has not yet been located or identified, police said.

The mall will be closed for the night, Bloomington police said on Twitter.

The mall had been locked down after a confirmed isolated incident was reported at a tenant space, the mall reported on Twitter.

according to the tweetPeople inside the mall were asked to stay in the nearest safe place until the lockdown was lifted.

Numerous officers were on the scene, according to Bloomington police.

This is a developing story and will be updated.





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