DEVELOPING: Active shooter at Crossgates Mall in Albany, New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York State Police and other agencies have responded to reports of gunshots inside the Crossgates Mall in Albany.

The mall has been evacuated, according to a State Police officer reached at Latham barracks by phone. There have been no immediate reports of injuries.

The possible shooting occurred around 2:25 p.m.

 

Gunshots fired at Albany’s Crossgates Mall, according to reports

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Crossgates Mall in Albany, and opened in 1984.

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York State Police and other agencies have responded to reports of gunshots inside the Crossgates Mall in Albany.

The mall has been evacuated, according to a State Police officer reached at Latham barracks by phone. There have been no immediate reports of injuries.

The  shooting occurred around 2:25 p.m.

Twitter users and news stations have posted pictures of police with long guns inside the mall and reported hearing the gunshots.

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The Crossroads Mall website is down, and officials with the mall’s parent company, Pyramid Companies, could not be reached by phone or at their headquarters in Syracuse.

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