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Shots Fired Report Locksdown Jersey Gardens Mall in Elizabeth


Police and security at Jersey Gardens Mall placed the shopping center on lockdown while authorities checked for reports of shots fired Sunday. 

Just before 1 p.m., police responded to reports of shots fired and when they arrived, there were no evidence of a shooting after a search. 

Police are looking into a possible false alarm that initiated the officers’ response. 

The incident is under investigation and no injuries were reported.