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New Jersey mall shooting: Police still searching for gunman.

Police in Paramus, N.J., are searching for a gunman who reportedly opened fire at the Garden State Plaza mall, News 12 reported.

Witnesses on the scene said shots were fired near the Nordstrom department store on the second level of the shopping mall just after 9 p.m. on Monday.

A police source told Pix11 News that at least eight shots were fired.

Police also told the New York Daily News that the gunman was wearing some sort of body armor. Mall workers told Patch that the gunman was wearing black leather pants and jacket, a backpack and a motorcycle helmet with the visor opened.

Clarice Forbes, who works at Talbot's, told Patch that she saw the gunman walk by her, shooting a rifle into the air.

“It was very, very terrifying. Very scary,” Forbes said.

Jeanne Baratta, a spokesperson for Bergen County, told the Star-Ledger that police believe the gunman remains insid


Added: Nov-4-2013 Occurred On: Nov-4-2013
By: Cykill
Regional News
Tags: Mall shooting, active shooter, New Jersey
Location: New Jersey, United States (load item map)
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