Breaking News: Shooting At Columbia Mall in Maryland
Police responded late Saturday morning to a shooting at Columbia Mall in Howard County, Maryland.
“There has been a confirmed shooting at the Columbia mall. a PIO will be on scene shortly. No updates or new details yet,” Howard County police tweeted. PIO stands for public information officer.
Some reports state that several people could be injured, although it is not known for certain. There have also been reports that state the shooter may also be injured. People are advised to stay clear of the Columbia Mall area.
Howard County fire and emergency services reported that police and rescuers were responding to the shooting at the Maryland mall.
The Columbia Mall is at the center of the town, a suburb of Baltimore and Washington.