An eight-year-old boy was killed in Hoover, Alabama, during a shooting at a mall.
According to local police, the accident happened at the Rivershase Galleria shopping center, at 15.18.
No further details were available, including the motives and causes of the accident, and police said an investigation was still ongoing.
She added in a tweet on “Twitter”: “Urgent: Unfortunately, an eight-year-old child was killed earlier in Galleria. We will make every effort to arrest the perpetrators and bring them to justice.”
The investigation is continuing.