New Jersey mall shooting

Police are attempting to evacuate a New Jersey shopping mall after multiple shots were fired inside. An 'active shooter' is believed to be still in the mall.

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Mall employees 'saw someone dressed in black'

An employee at Westfield Garden State Plaza Mall in New Jersey told CNN she saw "someone dressed in all black, carrying a large gun walk past our store" and heard "loud bangs" around 10 minutes before closing for the night.

Another employees described the scene at the shopping centre:

There was just people running like crazy, so I quickly just closed my doors, ran to the back, turned off all the lights, music and everything, just to stay hidden.

– Eddie Kahmann, mall worker


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