ANN ARBOR – Members of the Ann Arbor Police Department are currently investigating a report of shots fired at Briarwood Mall.
In an update given to journalists near the mall, AAPD Police Chief Michael Cox said a person was injured but the injury was not life-threatening. That person was taken to University of Michigan hospital and listed in stable condition.
He said the suspect or suspects are still on the loose and authorities are continuing their search for those who fired the shots.
According to Cox, gunfire was reported inside the Von Maur department store around 3 p.m.
Police do not believe the shooting is random but the mall area has been closed to incoming traffic.
One subject received a non-life-threatening injury from a shooting at @BriarwoodMall . It is believed that this is not a random incident. The investigation is ongoing and the mall area is CLOSED to incoming traffic. We ask people to please AVOID THE AREA. https://t.co/gmx7kERoWv— Ann Arbor Police (@A2Police) April 16, 2021
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the AAPD tip line at 734-996-8199 or the department at 734-794-6920.