Report: Armed Citizen Foils Mass Shooting, Kills Indiana Mall Attacker

Shoppers leave the Greenwood Park Mall, Monday, May 4, 2020, in Greenwood, Ind. Indiana started relaxing coronavirus restrictions, with the goal of allowing nearly all activities to resume on July 4. A new executive order that took effect allowing more manufacturers, retailers and shopping malls to reopen in most of …
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An armed citizen reportedly foiled a mass shooting by killing an alleged attacker who opened fire Sunday around 6 p.m. in Greenwood Park Mall in Indianapolis, Indiana.

WDRB reports that three innocents were killed in the attack, then an armed citizen shot and killed the attacker.

Two other individuals were injured.

WTHR notes that witnesses heard about 20 shots ring out in the food court during the attack.

Greenwood Chief James Ison indicated that “a good Samaritan witnessed the shooting and shot and killed the shooter.”

Police indicated that the attacker was an adult male but provided no greater detail.

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