Eight injured in Wisconsin mall shooting

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WAUWATOSA, WISCONSIN – NOVEMBER 20: Police secure the scene outside the Mayfair Mall after a gunman opened fire on November 20, 2020 in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. Several people were reported to have been injured with the gunman still at large. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

WAUWATOSA, WI (Associated Press) — Police searched Friday evening for the suspect in a shooting at a suburban Milwaukee mall that left seven adults and a teenager injured.

Wauwatosa Police Chief Barry Weber gave no motive for the attack at Mayfair Mall in a brief update about three hours after the 2:50 p.m. attack.

He said the extent of the eight victims’ injuries was unknown, but all were alive. He said the shooter was “no longer at the scene.” when authorities arrived.

Based on statements from witnesses, Weber said police were seeking a white man in his 20s or 30s and were working to identify him.

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