Police respond to report of shooting at Wisconsin mall
Police have responded to the report of a shooting at the Mayfair Mall in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.
Eight people were shot about 2:50 p.m. Friday at Mayfair Mall, near the northwest entrance to Macy's, and the shooter is still on the loose.
The shooter, who was not at the scene when police arrived, is believed to be a white man in his 20s or 30s, Wauwatosa Police Chief Barry Weber said. They are working to determine his identity. It is not known if the shooter is still in the mall.
Seven adult victims were taken to Froedtert Hospital, a trauma center, and one teen victim was taken to Children's Wisconsin.
At about 4:30 p.m., Wauwatosa police tweeted, "Police are actively investigating an incident at Mayfair Mall. The mall is currently closed. Please use alternate routes to get through the area."