Police respond to gunshot at Pembroke Lakes Mall

PEMBROKE PINES, FLA. (WSVN) - Pembroke Pines Police have responded to Pembroke Lakes Mall after a gun was fired during a fight there.

According to police, an altercation broke out at the Sears store, during which a single gunshot was fired.

Officers said there is a victim who sustained minor injuries.

Investigators said the subject who fired the weapon fled the scene, but the area is secure.

Efforts are now being directed to search for the subject.

The Sears remains closed while officers conduct their investigation, but the rest of the mall is open.

However, officers could be spotted slowly clearing the scene just after 5 p.m.

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