A person has died and another is injured following a shooting at Arden Fair Mall in Sacramento, California, on Friday evening. Police say the key suspect fled. Authorities are now seeking three suspects who allegedly entered the mall with the shooter.
Fire officials confirmed the information, according to local journalist Matthew Keys. He said the shooting occurred near the mall’s inside entrance between the Regis and Forever 21 stores. The shooting occurred sometime around 6 p.m. local time, according to KCRA 3, the local NBC News affliate.
The injured person has been taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police have said the incident wasn’t an active shooter situation and that there isn’t an active threat at the mall, according to CBS 13 Sacramento.
Police are now reportedly looking for three teenagers who allegedly accompanied the suspected shooter upon entering the mall, Keys wrote on Twitter.
Police are evacuating all cars from the mall, ABC 10 reports.
All three suspects are Black males between ages 15 and 20. One wore a grey Nike hooded sweatshirt, another wore a black sweatshirt and blue jeans, and the third wore a red Adidas hooded sweatshirt, Keys reported via Twitter.
This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.
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