Authorities in Texas are investigating an incident that occurred Saturday afternoon on the outdoor mall of Allen, Texas.
Officials from the Texas Department of Law Enforcement said that a shooter who opened fire in a shopping mall near Dallas on Saturday killed nine people and injured seven others.
Gunfire broke out at Allen Premium Outlets around 3:30 pm local time. The Allen Police Department reported that a police officer in the area responding to an unrelated call, heard gunshots from the mall. He then engaged the suspect.