The Cielo Vista Mall said it will increase security, according to KFOX. “While the El Paso Police Department investigation is ongoing, the Chief of Police did stress that this was a random, isolated incident stemming from an altercation between two groups in a tenant space near the food court,” it said. “We are thankful for the quick response of the El Paso Police Officer stationed in the center, mall security as well as the broader support of the El Paso Police Department and other responding agencies,” the mall said. This article appeared originally on The Western Journal.
Texas ‘licensed-to-carry’ bystander shot El Paso mall shooter as he targeted more would-be victimsEl Paso, Texas police say a permitted bystander shot the suspect in a mall shooting on Wednesday, which was the result of a confrontation between 2 gangs. https://t.co/jJEZfxrE70 — John R Lott Jr. (@JohnRLottJr) February 18, 2023