Fair Lawn, Ohio (WJW) — fair lawn Police are investigating after a shot was fired inside the Summit Mall on Sunday afternoon.
A man and a woman reportedly told police they were assaulted around 2:30 p.m.
“A man who is a CCW permit license holder said he was approached from behind by two men who had instigated a fight,” police said in a statement. A single shot was fired from the pistol while being tackled, the bullet was fired into the ceiling and the suspect fled the scene.”
The men and women were cooperating with police, and firearms were seized as evidence.
“The Fairlawn Police Department’s Detective Service will conduct a thorough investigation into this matter to determine whether charges are warranted. We would like to thank all local law enforcement agencies and witnesses for their cooperation,” the statement added. “Public safety is our city’s number one priority, and we are stepping up patrols at the Summit Mall as a precautionary measure.”
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