Authorities in Florida are responding to reports of gunfire Saturday morning at a mall in Melbourne, police said.
Witnesses said the shooting happened in the food court, where at least two people were injured, NBC affiliate WESH reported.
Melbourne Police confirmed in a Tweet that there was a shooting inside Melbourne Square mall after 9 a.m. ET.
Police said in a tweet before 10:40 a.m. ET the shooter was contained and that they are clearing the mall store by store.
Cathy Wright, who works at the Starbucks in the food court, told NBC News that she heard "about three or four gunshots" in "rapid succession." Mall security told her, another employee, and two customers to stay in the store, Wright said.
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