SEATTLE: A gunman opened fire in a crowded mall north of Seattle, killing three people and critically wounding another before fleeing Friday night, authorities said.
Washington State Patrol spokesman Sgt Mark Francis said police were searching for a Hispanic man wearing black and armed with a rifle who was last seen walking toward Interstate 5.
“We are still actively looking for the shooter. Stay indoors, stay secure,” Francis said at a news conference.
Authorities say the motive was unknown.
The deadly shooting happened in the Macy’s store at the Cascade Mall in Burlington, Washington, about 97 kilometers north of Seattle. Francis said three females were killed, one male suffered life-threatening injuries and another female suffered non-life threatening injuries.
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