Breaking: Shooting at University Park Mall in Indiana as the local is responsible for the homicide investigation
- Officials confirmed that the shooting took place at University Park Mall in Mishawaka, Indiana on Saturday afternoon
- Footage shown by a witness showed scared shopkeepers running out of the mall
- Police have not yet confirmed the injuries, but witnesses and a local journalist said a person was shot
- St. Joseph County Metro Homicide has handled the investigation
On Saturday, a shootout took place inside an Indiana mall after footage showed shoppers panicking.
Frantic calls flooded the Mishawaka Police Department shortly before 3pm as residents reported a shooting at University Park Mall.
Footage taken by a witness at University Park Mall shows a crowd of people running towards the exit door.
Footage taken by a witness at University Park Mall in Misaka, Indiana, showing shoppers exiting after the show’s exit
The woman posting the video claimed that her younger sister was in the mall when two shots went off.
Authorities have confirmed to ABC 57 that shots were fired inside the mall.
There is no official word on the injuries, but an Indiana journalist and witnesses reported that one person was shot.
There is no official word on the injuries, but an Indiana journalist and witnesses reported that one person was shot
St. Joseph County Metro Homicide has taken over the investigation and officers were at the scene at University Park Mall (pictured)
DailyMail.com has reached out to the Mishawaka Police Department and St. Joseph County Metro Homicide to confirm.
The St. Joseph County Metro Homicide has handled the investigation, and the mall has been evacuated as a precaution.