Shooting at Atlanta mall sends holiday shoppers fleeing for cover

A dispute at the Cumberland Mall food court let to shots being fired, police said.
1:16 | 12/15/19

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Transcript for Shooting at Atlanta mall sends holiday shoppers fleeing for cover
Now to a scare at a mall on this busy holiday shopping weekend. People running for their lives when gunfire rang out. Zachary kiesch has more. Oh! Reporter: This morning, police are looking for the person who opened fire Saturday afternoon at a mall outside of Atlanta. Everybody is running outside. They're advising a shooting is happening downstairs. Reporter: This cell phone video captures the chaos. Shoppers can be seen shielding children. Others run for cover. There was a lady with her children. She was in panic. She didn't know what was going on. There was an elderly woman on the floor. Two other gentlemen were helping her, you know, take cover in the back. Reporter: Police say it started with an argument in the food court before escalating. Then witnesses describe seeing a man in a pool of blood. Luckily it was not an active shooter incident, but it did have a high response out of abundance of caution due to the area, shoppers and such. They are saying they have one confirmed down by Moe's. Reporter: Police say the suspect has been identified but not caught. I'm just thanking god I'm still alive. Police are calling this an isolated incident. The victim was rushed to a local hospital where he's expected to survive his injuries. Harrowing video, Zachary. Thank you. Appreciate it. Thanks guys.

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