Six persons were injured in a horrifying shooting inside a crowded mall in Durham, North Carolina, during the popular Black Friday, driving hundreds of shoppers to flee the mall, media agencies reported on Saturday.
⚠️🇺🇸#URGENT: Emerging reports of shots fired at Southpoint Mall in Durham, North Carolina#Durham l #NC
Unconfirmed reports indicate shots have been fired inside the mall, possibly near the food court. Mall lockdown protocol has now been initiated.
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Authorities highlighted that among the gun-wounded injured is a 10-year-old-boy, however, all injuries were non-life-threatening ones.