The city’s mayor, Dennis McBride, told ABC News that the gunman was still on the loose as of about 5 p.m. eastern time.
“Multiple injured victims have and are being transported from the north end of the Macy’s Department Store. None of the victims’ injuries appear to be life threatening. The perpetrator is ‘at-large’ at this time,” McBride told the network.
“There are approximately 75 police officers on scene at this time. It will take time to provide additional, and perhaps, more accurate information, but information will be provided as it becomes available,” he said.
Law enforcement at the scene asked the mall’s management to make an announcement urging people in the building to shelter in place as they responded to the scene, the Journal Sentinel reported.
A berserk woman went on a booze-related rampage — smashing hundreds of bottles of wine and spirits inside a British supermarket Wednesday. The woman entered an Aldi supermarket in Stevenage, England, and began breaking 500 bottles of alcohol that caused around $130,000 in damages, according to local reports. Video on social media shows the woman […]
A deep-frying turkey may have sparked a fire that destroyed three homes in Massachusetts Thanksgiving morning, authorities said. Residents heard an explosion before the blaze ripped through several homes in their New Bedford community at around 10 a.m., WBZ-TV reported. One woman was seriously hurt and rushed to St. Luke’s Hospital. Twenty-seven people were displaced […]
An Indian man who was falsely declared dead from COVID-19 recovered and went home — but his family had cremated someone else. Shibdas Bandyopadhyay, 75, was admitted to a hospital in Barasat on Nov. 11 after testing positive for the virus, and two days later, his family was informed he had died, The New Indian […]
It’s not quite the most wonderful time of the year. As the Christmas holiday draws nearer and new coronavirus cases continue to rise, UK government officials are looking for any means to avoid another lockdown. On Tuesday, UK officials announced a plan to relax coronavirus restrictions from Dec. 23 – Dec. 27, according to CNN. […]
President Trump deserves thanks for appointing three conservative Supreme Court justices , each of whom ruled this week in favor of religious groups and against New York government officials seeking to curb congregation sizes at religious services, a key supporter of the president wrote on Thanksgiving Day. The Rev. Franklin Graham, son of the late Rev. Billy Graham and […]
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday he will not take a COVID-19 vaccine. “I’m telling you, I’m not going to take it. It’s my right,” Bolsonaro said in a live broadcast streamed on multiple social media platforms. The right-wing leader also said that Congress is unlikely to require Brazilians to get vaccinated. Bolsonaro, an […]