CHICAGO (SUN TIMES MEDIA WIRE) - Chicago Police secured the Water Tower Place Friday evening after shots were reported fired inside the shopping center on the Magnificent Mile.
A fight between two groups led to shots being fired about 6 p.m., police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said. Police secured the building, and no injuries were reported.
Street and pedestrian traffic around the mall reopened by 7 p.m., but a Macy’s department store on the seventh floor remained closed as several officers stood near the entrance. The rest of the mall appeared open.
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Police Activity at Water Tower Mall. Possible armed person. CPD on scene. Expect traffic closures and delays. Information to follow. pic.twitter.com/v8ZQs8nBa9— Anthony Guglielmi (@AJGuglielmi) March 3, 2018
Water Tower secured by CPD and incident is clear. A dispute between two groups ended with an offender discharging a gun. No one was reprtedly struck and no injuries reported.— Anthony Guglielmi (@AJGuglielmi) March 3, 2018