PITTSBURG, PA - Gunfire broke-out in the parking lot of Allegheny County's Monroeville Mall in Allegheny County near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Shooting at Monroeville Mall
Officials have confirmed a shooting occurred and a 20-year-old male was fatally shot in the malls parking lot, calling the incident "targeted," Wednesday afternoon. No other injuries were reported. However, the mall was evacuated.
One witness Ashley Kapalka, 25, told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review she saw a man fall to the ground. However, there have been no injuries or arrests reported so far.
The mall is located about 17 miles from Pittsburgh and has had similar incidents reported by the Associated Press.
- September 2019 - Two men were charged after shots were fired in the parking lot outside a movie theater.
- April 2019 - Two groups of males began fighting, and the brawl spilled out of the Macy's department store entrance, where one person pulled a gun and fired about 10 shots.