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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Sal Traina

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Sal is a married father of two living in liberal NJ as a Libertarian. Sal authored articles for various political and technology publications, e-newsletters, websites, & blogs. He is a seasoned radio vet with a decade of experience under his belt. As a member, and researcher for the Libertarian National Committee, Sal wishes to shine a light on the open border-loving and 2nd Amendment-hating establishment members who have hijacked the Libertarian Party. Email: sal@NewMediaCentral.net INTERESTS: -Political history, philosophy and libertarian politics -Talk radio and program management -Studying and exposing mainstream media propoganda, corporatism, and pop culture shaping by global elites -Writing about the decline of American culture, the complacency of the masses, and promoting personal responsibility

About the Author

Sal Traina
Sal is a married father of two living in liberal NJ as a Libertarian. Sal authored articles for various political and technology publications, e-newsletters, websites, & blogs. He is a seasoned radio vet with a decade of experience under his belt. As a member, and researcher for the Libertarian National Committee, Sal wishes to shine a light on the open border-loving and 2nd Amendment-hating establishment members who have hijacked the Libertarian Party. Email: sal@NewMediaCentral.net INTERESTS: -Political history, philosophy and libertarian politics -Talk radio and program management -Studying and exposing mainstream media propoganda, corporatism, and pop culture shaping by global elites -Writing about the decline of American culture, the complacency of the masses, and promoting personal responsibility