Police are responding after reports of a shooting at a mall in Boca Raton, Fla.
Boca Raton police said at about 3:30 Sunday officers are on scene and conducting a search at Town Center mall.
“Please avoid the mall area,” the police force said.
The Palm Beach Post and CBS12 both reported that one person was shot. The Post indicated the victim was taken to hospital.
Congressman Ted Deutch said authorities are monitoring the situation.
Boca Raton police tweeted everyone already inside the mall should “shelter in place” while SWAT teams sweep the mall.
This is a breaking news story and will be updated as information becomes available.
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