Nassau police have confirmed to multiple outlets that shots were fired near a mall in Garden City, N.Y. It appears that one individual is dead and another injured after the situation unfolded around 10:10 a.m. at a business near the Roosevelt Field Mall, a shopping center on Long Island.
Authorities are reportedly looking for suspect Sang Ho Kim, who is considered armed and dangerous, in that area. News 12 has additional information about the developing situation:
According to police, a 63-year-old Asian male walked into 645 South St. and shot two employees. Police say the male is a former employee of Safe Energy, the company located at the address.
Police say the male, described as 6’0 to 6’3 is wearing either a brown or gray suit jacket. The man was seen fleeing the area toward the Roosevelt Field Mall, possibly driving a Honda Pilot with registration FMA 3648.
The Christian Post adds that the shopping center and nearby schools have been locked down, but that details are currently "sketchy."
Local residents have been told to stay indoors until the situation is resolved.
Watch a live video feed from the scene here.
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