BREAKING — At least one person was killed after a shooting at a California mall on Saturday, official have announced.
The gunman is reportedly in critical condition.
The mall is a “GUN FREE ZONE.”
“Update on #HillcrestIncident: confirmed one DOA and one person being transported by ambulance. Incident is static, VC Sheriff has command and perimeter control”
According to Public Information Officer Captain Garo Kuredjian from the Ventura County Sheriff Department, a female victim was dead when police arrived on the scene and another male victim was being transported to the hospital in critical condition, Fox News reports.
He said they believe the male victim is the suspected shooter as he was reportedly seen chasing the woman.
Police responded to calls of a shooting at the Oaks Mall around 2 p.m. local time.
“Shooting at Oaks Mall appears to be case of domestic violence. The man entered the store and shot his ex-wife, then shot himself. Investigation is ongoing. The woman, who died at the scene is a 30-yr-old TO resident. The man is a 33-yr-old LA area resident.”
Shooting at Oaks Mall appears to be case of domestic violence. The man entered the store and shot his ex-wife, then shot himself. Investigation is ongoing. The woman, who died at the scene is a 30-yr-old TO resident. The man is a 33-yr-old LA area resident. pic.twitter.com/mBcovNFONg
— Eric Buschow (@805negotiator) March 18, 2018
The Thousand Oaks police tweeted out that “the situation is contained and there is no threat to the public.
People evacuating the mall were being asked to go to a fire station across the street for safety.
— VCFD PIO (@VCFD_PIO) March 17, 2018
Check back for updates on this developing story.
H/T FOX NEWS
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