Miami: Dolphin Mall under lockdown after reports of shooting

20 August 2017, 04:25 PM
Miami: Dolphin Mall under lockdown after reports of shooting (Source: Screen grab)
Miami: Dolphin Mall under lockdown after reports of shooting (Source: Screen grab)

Miami’s Dolphin Mall was put under lockdown on Sunday after reports of active shooter present there. The mall is the largest shopping center in Miami-Dade County.

A video recorded by a person has also gone viral wherein terrified people can be seen. However, the Miami police said that despite earlier reports, they couldn’t confirm if shots were fired.

The mall was evacuated immediately after witnesses alleged hearing gunshots. The officials have confirmed that there were no victims or injuries reported.

In a precautionary measure, several ambulances were rushed to the spot after reports of an active shooter present in the mall.

ALSO READ: 'Husband storage pods' at China shopping malls to take care of bored partners as wives shop

First Published: Sunday, August 20, 2017 04:14 PM
For all the latest World News Download the News Nation App available on Android and iOS.