Several people are sheltering in place inside the Garden State Mall as police investigate reports of a person stabbed inside the shopping center.
At approximately 4:15 p.m., police were notified of a possible shooting near the food court.
When officers arrived, they learned that an unidentified person had been stabbed.
NJ State Police set up a command post near the Capital Grill at this time.
The condition of the victim has not been reported as fatal.