At around that time of the year when the last thing you’d expect to hear is a gunshot, there some who are out there causing chaos. Around three victims were injured outside a shopping centre after a huge fight led to a gun battle in the crowded premise.
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Bloodshed followed after someone fired gunshots outside a Memphis shopping centre last night. The altercation took place outside a Cheesecake Factory at Tennessee’s Wolfchase Hall at around 7 pm.
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The three people who sustained gunshot wounds were rushed to a nearby hospital but none are believed to be in a critical condition. Four people have been detained in connection to the shooting.
“Preliminary indications are that the shooting took place just outside the mall,” Louis Brownlee said on behalf of the Memphis Police Department. He also revealed that a gun was found outside the shopping centre but he did not say if it was used during the shooting incident.
The footage shows a crowd of people running for cover as shots are heard in the background. The other clip appears to show a man in an all-black outfit drop a gun outside before picking it up and firing it several times. "Everybody was running,” one witness said.
“And I was scared, so I started running too.