BURLINGTON, Wash. (WTNH) — Authorities are looking for a gunman who they say shot at least four people at a mall north of Seattle.
According to Washington State Patrol PIO Sgt. Mark Francis’ Twitter page, four people are confirmed dead at the Cascade Mall in Burlington, which is about 65 miles north of Seattle.
4 confirmed deceased in the mall, shooter(s) left scene b4 police arrived, unknown # of shooter, possibly just 1, police clearing mall now
— Sgt. Mark Francis (@wspd7pio) September 24, 2016
Francis says authorities are looking for a Hispanic male wearing gray who was last seen walking toward Interstate 5 from the mall. Police say the suspect left the scene before police arrived.
Police are clearing the mall now.