Mall shooting in wealthy DC suburb results in three victims

Michel CooperLast Update : Friday 6 May 2016 - 6:46 PM
Mall shooting in wealthy DC suburb results in three victims

Three people have been shot at Montgomery mall in Bethesda, Maryland, a Washington, DC suburb. The suspect is outstanding, according to police.

Officers responded to the shooting around 11:25 a.m. local time at the Westfield Montgomery mall in Bethesda, Maryland, a wealthy suburb of Washington, DC.

Preliminary information from police indicates that two males and a female were victims of the shooting, but their status is not clear. The suspect was neither identified nor arrested.

All victims of the shooting appear to be adults, police said.

Montgomery County emergency services arrived at the scene to treat and transport injured victims, according WUSA.

The Westfield Montgomery mall is a large and popular shopping destination for the residents of Montgomery County, one of the most educated and affluent counties in the United States.

Nearby Tilden Middle School and Walter Johnson High School were put on “shelter in place” status while the incident was under investigation, WJLA reported.

A second shooting in nearby Silver Spring, Maryland was reported, but there is currently no indication that the events are connected.

Source: RT US

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