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One taken to hospital after shooting at Valley View Mall

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) – One person was taken to a hospital with a non-critical gunshot wound after an incident at Roanoke’s Valley View Mall Saturday night. No one has been arrested.

Roanoke Police say they responded to a report of shots fired on the upper level of the mall following a call at 6:37 p.m.

The mall was evacuated, and teams of emergency crews went through the mall to make sure there was no existing threat, systematically checking each area before escorting people to safety, added Roanoke Police Chief Sam Roman.

Early investigation points to the shooting stemming from an

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Landmark Mall to be redeveloped as huge Inova Alexandria Hospital facility

The former Landmark Mall will be redeveloped as a huge hospital campus anchored by an expanded Inova Alexandria Hospital. The move is seen as a way to revitalize the West End of Alexandria where the now unoccupied mall sits on 52 acres near Interstate 395. Inova will invest $1 billion to build the new medical campus, while the city uses $130 million in bond financing to acquire and prep the site.

The former Landmark Mall will be redeveloped as a huge hospital campus anchored by an expanded Inova Alexandria Hospital, the Virginia city said Tuesday.

The move is seen as

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