Police are currently investigating a shooting that reportedly occurred in the area of The Mall at Wellington Green in Wellington Green, Florida. A K9 officer was reportedly hit shot, as well as the suspect, local media reports.
According to Wikipedia, “The Mall at Wellington Green is a two level super-regional shopping mall in Wellington, Florida. The mall features Dillard’s, JCPenney, Macy’s, Nordstrom, City Furniture, Ashley Furniture Home Store, Paragon Theaters, and over 170 stores and eateries.”
Update: “According to authorities, the suspect shot at deputies and struck a K-9 officer. The K-9 was taken to a veterinarian emergency center and later died.
The suspect was shot by deputies and is currently at a local hospital.”
The mall is on lockdown.