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Police Officer Won’t Be Charged in Fatal Galleria Mall Shooting

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The parking garage where Terry Tillman was shot by a Richmond Heights police officer. - GOOGLE STREET VIEW

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  • The parking garage where Terry Tillman was shot by a Richmond Heights police officer.

Editor’s note: This story has been updated significantly with information from the video of the shooting.

St. Louis County prosecutors won’t charge a police officer who killed a man who they say sparked an armed chase last year through the Galleria Mall.




But video of the shooting captured on a police dashcam appears to clash with the initial statements

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Shooting at Riverchase Galleria in Hoover; 8-year-old boy killed, 3 others wounded

A suspected shootout inside the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover Friday afternoon killed a young boy, who was shot in the head, and injured three others, police confirmed Friday night.

The gunfire erupted at 3:18 p.m. on the first floor of the state’s largest mall. Among the injured was 8-year-old Royta Giles Jr. His mother did not want her name used, but spoke to AL.com about what happened.

The 8-year-old boy was transported to Children’s Hospital by a Hoover Fire Department rescue unit. He was pronounced dead shortly after his arrival at the Birmingham hospital.

One juvenile female also was transported

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‘Person of Interest’ in Deadly Galleria Mall Shooting Is in Custody

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St. Louis County police say this "person of interest" is now in custody. - COURTESY ST. LOUIS COUNTY POLICE

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  • St. Louis County police say this “person of interest” is now in custody.

A “person of interest” in a deadly shooting at the Saint Louis Galleria was taken into custody on Wednesday night, St. Louis County police say.




The eighteen-year-old’s name hasn’t been released.


Police from more than a dozen agencies raced to the Richmond Heights mall following reports at 12:34 p.m. on Wednesday of a shooting.

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Galleria Mall Shooting Under Investigation in Richmond Heights

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St. Louis County police say they're looking for this "person of interest" in the shooting. - COURTESY ST. LOUIS COUNTY POLICE

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  • St. Louis County police say they’re looking for this “person of interest” in the shooting.

Update: St. Louis police are trying to identify a person of interest (photo above) in the shooting. They ask anyone with information to call 636-529-8210 or St. Louis Regional Crime Stoppers at 866-371-8477 (TIPS).



Second Update: Police have confirmed one man in his twenties was killed inside the mall. A second adult male was wounded in the shooting.

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Viral video of brawl at Walden Galleria Mall just days after reopening

Caught on Video — An altercation inside the mall happened just days after the Walden Galleria reopened their doors to the public amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Cheektowaga Police don’t know exactly how many people were involved in the altercation, but they say no charges or complaints were filed once they arrived to the scene.

The brawl happened on Tuesday afternoon.

“The video of it was pretty sensational. It showed a lot of people involved in a hand to hand fight, however, by the time the calls come into our dispatch, the officers respond and make it all the way into

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