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BREAKING: Gunfire Erupts at Jersey Gardens Mall in Elizabeth

By rlsmetro on

Elizabeth Police are on the scene of shots fired at a mall in the city at this this. 

According to police, at approximately 3:20 p.m., officers responded to reports of gunfire that rang out at the Jersey Gardens Mall. 

When they arrived, police found at least one shell casing and several people running from the mall. 

Police say this is not an active shooting and the mall is not in danger at this time. 

The investigation is active, ongoing, and no suspects have been arrested. 

Police are reporting no injuries.

UPDATE 4:31 p.m: According to a statement released to RLS Media by Elizabeth Spokewoman Ms. Kelly Martins, the shooting happened just outside of Saks and no one was injured. The suspect sped from the scene in a vehicle and remain at-large. The mall remains open while police check surveillance cameras according to Ms. Martins.