Breaking News!!: Burlington, WA: Deadly Shooting at Cascade Mall.
According to Washington State Police, a gunman remains at large after killing at least 5 people in a shooting at the Cascade Mall in Burlington, Washington at around 7:00pm PT on Friday, September 23rd, 2016.
** Picture from NBC News: **
Authorities are in an active search for the shooter who opened fire at the Cascade Mall and are search for the shooter in and out of the area because they’re not sure if the shooter has left Skagit County, Washington.
** Picture from the Skagit County Department of Emergency Management: **
Skagit County Department of Emergency Management released this picture of the alleged suspect authorities are searching for.
The Skagit County Department of Emergency Management also posted the picture on their Twitter page SkagitDEM saying, “Confirmed: Looking for 1 shooter. Hispanic Male, black shirt”.
Authorities believe there was only one gunman and are searching for a man wearing gray and armed with a rifle who was last seen walking toward Interstate 5 from the Cascade Mall.
Authorities are asking the public in the area to please stay alert and call 911 if you see anything suspicious.
At this moment, authorities say that there’s no information on a motive and no indication that the event was terror related.
More information is still coming into ZachNews.