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7 adults, 1 teen wounded in Wisconsin shopping mall shooting; gunman still ‘at-large’

WAUWATOSA, Wisconsin Eight people were shot and wounded by a gunman at a shopping mall in Wauwatosa, about 7 miles northwest of Milwaukee, on Friday afternoon.

“None of the victims’ injuries appear to be life threatening,” Wauwatosa Mayor Dennis McBride told ABC News, adding that “the perpetrator is “at-large” at this time.”

Police Chief Barry Weber said the shooter was no longer at Mayfair Mall when Wauwatosa officers arrived at the scene.

“Preliminary statements from witnesses indicate that the shooter is a white male in his 20s or 30s. Investigators are working on determining the identity of that suspect,”

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8-year-old boy killed, girl and 2 adults injured in shooting at Alabama mall

An 8-year-old boy was killed Friday in a shooting at an Alabama shopping mall that left three other people injured, police said. Hoover Police Chief Nick Derzis said the child was killed in the afternoon shooting at the Riverchase Galleria.

The police chief said a girl and two adults were also hospitalized after the shooting.

The Bessemer City School system identified the 8-year-old victim as Royta Giles Jr. CBS affiliate WIAT-TV reports he would have been a third grader this fall at Jonesboro Elementary School.

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