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US: At least nine killed in shooting at shopping mall in Texas, police kill attacker

Pankaj Prasad
Allen Police in Texas shooting
Allen Police in Texas shooting

There is a steady increase in shooting incidents in America. The latest incident is from Texas.

There is a steady increase in shooting incidents in America. The latest incident is from Texas. According to media reports, there has been a shooting in a shopping mall in Texas, in which nine people were killed and many people including children were also injured. The suspect opened fire at the Allen Premium Outlets mall in Allen, Texas, officials were quoted as saying. Acting immediately, police shot and killed the suspected shooter.

At least nine people were killed when a gunman opened fire at the Allen Premium Outlets mall in Texas, the Allen Police Department said in a statement. At the same time, seven people are undergoing treatment in the hospital. The statement released on Twitter said that there is no longer any danger in the mall. According to the Allen Police Department, officers shot and killed the gunman. The Allen Police Department said the proactive actions of multiple security agencies helped prevent a major threat. There is no danger now.

The Collin County Sheriff's Office said a few people are feared injured in the shooting. The Allen Police Department on its official Twitter handle has advised people to avoid the area. A spokeswoman for the sheriff's office said there are some victims at the mall. However, the spokesperson said that his condition is not known at the moment.

US lawmaker Keith Self said the police on the spot have brought the situation under control. He further said that one shooter has been gunned down and as per reports there are several casualties. In a tweet, Keith Self said we are saddened by the sad news of the shooting at Allen Premium Outlets today. Our prayers are with the victims and their families. He further said that it is a critical situation, but the situation is under control at the spot. Several other people, including a shooter, have been injured. Police officers are constantly working to ensure the safety of the people. The people of the area have been asked to stay in their homes.