OPD: Shooting incident outside Paddock Mall, no threat to public

Published: Nov. 23, 2020 at 4:04 PM EST
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OCALA, Fla. (WCJB) - UPDATE: Ocala Police say there was no threat to public safety Monday at the Paddock Mall.

There were rumors of an active shooter situation at the mall.

Officers say there was a shooting incident outside the mall, but there was no general threat.

They say this is an isolated incident, and have not released additional details.


The Ocala Police Department is investigating a shots fired incident outside the Paddock Mall on Monday afternoon.

The OPD says there is no active shooter situation and no current threat to public safety.

This is considered an isolated incident.

Police are still on the scene investigating and WCJB will provide updates when they become available.

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