Sherway Gardens mall in lockdown as police respond to shooting

Aug 13 2021, 12:19 pm

Sherway Gardens mall in Etobicoke went into lockdown Friday afternoon as police responded to a shooting.

Police responded to the shopping centre just before 3 pm, according to an update on Twitter. There’s no word yet on how many people were hurt or who the suspect is.

One witness tweeted that two groups of people were shooting at each other.

A customer at the mall tweeted that she was evacuated with her daughter just after 3 pm, while others shared they were in lockdown in various stores.

Cadillac Fairview confirmed the mall would be closed for the remainder of the day.

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