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US 1 person injured after false panic over shooting at mall, police say

05:40  14 october  2019
05:40  14 october  2019 Source:   abcnews.go.com

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One person was injured after shoppers fled during a false alarm over a suspected shooting at the Town Center Mall in Boca Raton, Florida, according to police . There is no evidence of any gunfire, Alexander said . He said they are "getting to the bottom" of what caused the panic .

At least one person was hurt in a shooting on Sunday afternoon at a mall in Boca Raton, Fla., with panicked shoppers scrambling for cover as police SWAT teams converged on the scene, the authorities said .

One person was injured after shoppers fled during a false alarm over a suspected shooting at the Town Center Mall in Boca Raton, Florida, according to police.

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The male victim suffered a non-life threatening "trauma wound" and was transported to the Del Ray Medical Center after first responders arrived, Boca Raton Police Chief Dan Alexander told reporters at a news conference Sunday afternoon. Police saw the trauma injury, but they said they now believe it was caused by the person running into a door.

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The person shot was treated by first responders at the scene before being taken to a nearby hospital. The victim was expected to survive, officials said . However, just after 5 p.m., Torrance Police Sgt. Ronald Harris said authorities were still "methodically" searching through the shopping center for

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There is no evidence of any gunfire, Alexander said. He said they are "getting to the bottom" of what caused the panic.

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Police responded to the mall just after 3 p.m.after receiving reports of shots fired inside the building, Alexander said. The victim was found inside the food court, where the entirety of the incident likely occurred, he added.

There was no additional gunfire heard after the initial reports, Alexander said.

Others inside the mall suffered minor injuries they received from tripping and falling, according to the chief. Thousands of people were inside the mall as SWAT teams worked to clear the area.

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There was no active shooter at the Town Center Mall in Boca Raton, Florida, according to a tweet by the Boca Raton Police Department.

A video posted to Twitter shows multiple police officers walking toward the mall as alarmed shoppers hurry toward the parking lot.

A weapon has not been recovered, Alexander said.

Police are asking anyone with information to call in with tips.

ABC News' Ben Stein contributed to this report.

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