*BREAKING* NY Mall Evacuated After Shots Fired
A shooting in a New York mall has people here in the Capital Region thinking back to last November when gunshots were fired locally at Crossgates Mall. The latest shooting incident taking place an hour and forty five minutes south of here in Middletown, left two injured.
A shopper in a busy Middletown, NY mall told the AP that he was grabbing a bite to eat when he heard shots fired, alarms going off and employees telling everyone to run for the exits. Newschannel 13 is reporting that the incident happened around 3:15 p.m. at the Galleria at Crystal Run in Middletown, about 70 miles north of midtown Manhattan. State police Trooper Steven Nevel says there's no other information immediately available about the ongoing investigation, and it's unlear whether the injuries sustained were the result of shots fired or perhaps during the evacuation.
The incident was reported at an American Eagle store during a busy afternnon of holday shopping.