Large Fight Prompts Mall Evacuation Near Dallas

Town East Mall in Mesquite, a suburb of Dallas, was evacuated and placed on lockdown Saturday evening after reports of a shooting, according to officials. Officials said that the reports of a shooting stemmed from fight involving eight to 10 people just before 5:00 pm. During the altercation the group threw trashcans and chairs at each other. Arriving officers found was no indication of any gunshots being fired. All of the suspects involved in the altercation left the mall before authorities arrived on the scene and no arrest have been made.