Officials at Crabtree Valley Mall in Raleigh gave no reason why the building was placed on lockdown, ABC 11 reports.
Raleigh police have confirmed the shooting and say they are working to secure the situation, according to WRAL.
Police were called to the mall at about 2:45 p.m. They say no one is allowed in or out of the mall. No suspects have been arrested.
A video posted on Twitter by an eyewitness shows panicked scenes as people rushed out of the store.
Someone just got shot at Crabtree and it was so scary me and Olivia are crying oh my god live footage !!!! pic.twitter.com/IAymO1xo8C
THERE IS A SHOOTER IN CRABTREE VALLEY MALL. I AM CURRENTLY LOCKED INSIDE AMERICAN EAGLE. PLEASE SEND PRAYERS
Panic at Crabtree valley mall as crowds run for the doors. I’m locked in @thinkgeek hunkered down with my family
Shooter in Crabtree valley mall. Hiding in stockroom. Prayers please.