Aventura, FL — Police swarmed a crowded Aventura Mall Saturday night as shoppers gathered to do their last minute Chrismas shopping. The scene is at 19501 Biscayne Blvd.
Witnesses reported an active shooter–this has not been confirmed by police.
Officer were sweeping the mall looking for evidence. No injuries have been reported.
#AventuraPolice is investigating reports of a possible incident at the Aventura Mall. Stay out of the area until we advise.
— Aventura Police (@aventurapolice) December 24, 2017
Video shows people fleeing the scene in panic.
ALLEGED SHOOTING AT AVENTURA MALL!! DO NOT GO TO AVENTURA!!! SPREAD THE WORD!!! ‼️‼️‼️‼️ pic.twitter.com/n47SRmH6lT
— EMB♡ (@elibarcena) December 24, 2017
Active shooter at Aventura mall everyone please be careful ???????????? pic.twitter.com/XPnbJatoOo
— Samantha Taylor (@samyy_taylor) December 24, 2017
Do not come to aventura mall. Active shooter. pic.twitter.com/LJ1RsMZAEr
— Alejandro Hernandez (@ahr86) December 24, 2017
The investigation continues.
[The Aventura Mall is a super-regional shopping mall in Aventura, Florida, a northern suburb of Miami.]