Police has praised an armed ‘good Samaritan’ who neutralized gunman during deadly rampage at a mall.
Fox News reported that at least four people, including the shooter, were recorded dead while several others were injured following a shooting at a shopping mall in the suburbs of Indianapolis.
However, a good Samaritan with a handgun at the scene killed the shooter.
Greenwood Chief James Ison said two others were wounded and are being treated in area hospitals.
According to the police the shooter described as an adult male had a long rifle and several magazines of ammunition.
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Officers responded to a call regarding an active shooter at the Greenwood Park Mall in Greenwood, Indiana just after 6 p.m.
Emergency services arrived on the scene while law enforcement officers worked to secure the scene.
Indianapolis police and other law enforcement agencies were assisting the Greenwood police with clearing out the mall and clearing the scene. Police later said there was no ongoing threat.