Shooting in Gastonia Mall Leaves 3 People Injured

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Around noon at the Eastridge Mall food court in Gastonia, North Carolina, gunfire erupted injuring 3 people.  Gastonia Police Department reported that at least one suspect was spotted fleeing the scene and ran into the woods nearby. The department later tweeted, “Heavy police presence at mall. Avoid mall area if possible. There is NO active threat.”  The cause of the shooting has not been determined.