MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Gunshots rang out Wednesday afternoon in the parking lot of the Wolfchase Galleria mall in Cordova, police say.
Police say no one was struck. Officers were still on the scene around 4:30.
A witness nearby said he heard about 20 shots fired.
In a one-mile radius of Wolfchase Galleria, there were several car thefts and assaults within the past month. There were 15 theft of vehicles cases, four simple assaults and four aggravated assaults.
A separate shooting Saturday evening across town at Oak Court Mall killed 21-year-old Jayson Hill, and injured his nine-month-old son Jaylen.
The Christmas shopping season officially kicks off with Black Friday at the end of this week.