Police: 3 Hurt in Shooting Outside Mall in DC Suburbs

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BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Police in Maryland say three people are hurt after a shooting outside a mall in the Washington suburbs.

Montgomery County Police spokesman Officer Rick Goodale says officers responded to a report of a shooting outside Westfield Montgomery Mall in Bethesda on Friday morning. Police tweet that there are three victims, two men and a woman, but the suspect is not in custody.

Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service spokesman Pete Piringer says firefighters responded to the parking lot by Macy’s and that three adults were transported to local hospitals. Piringer says he does not know their conditions.

The upscale mall is located in Bethesda, about 10 miles northwest of downtown Washington.