Multiple People Stabbed, Suspect Shot at Massachusetts Mall (UPDATED)


Authorities are on the scene at the Galleria Mall in Taunton, Massachusetts after reports that multiple people were stabbed and shots were fired.

And on top of all that, a car crashed through the Macy’s entrance.

One witness tweeted this out:

Local police have confirmed that the suspect was shot by an off-duty officer.

One reporter captured this video on the scene:

And apparently two people were stabbed at the mall, while two others were stabbed at a house nearby, and authorities believe there’s a connection:

There have been no deaths reported yet, but some of the injuries are life-threatening. All the victims have been rushed to hospitals nearby.

UPDATE –– 8:46 pm EST: The suspect has reportedly died:

UPDATE –– 9:00 pm EST: Two of the stabbing victims have died:

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