Miami, Aug 27 (IANS) Four people were killed in a shooting on Sunday in a mall in Jacksonville, Florida, media reports said.
Eleven people were wounded by the gunfire, of whom four have died, Efe reported.
The police said a mass shooting led to multiple fatalities and warned people to stay “many blocks” away.
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said on Twitter that the shooting took place in Jacksonville Landing, a downtown market place, and warned everyone to stay “many blocks” away from the area, as the area “is not safe at this time”, Xinhua reported.
A mass shooting was reported at a video game tournament that was being streamed online from a restaurant in Jacksonville Landing, Florida. The local sheriff's office said there were multiple fatalities pic.twitter.com/xAw8ECzZ6E
— China Xinhua News (@XHNews) August 26, 2018
The shooting reportedly took place at a video gaming competition.