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Nassau Police Respond to Gunshots at Manhasset Mall

Police on Long Island responded to reports of gunfire at a mall parking lot in Manhasset Saturday afternoon

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Police officers responded to reports of gunfire at a Long Island shopping mall on Saturday afternoon, officials said.

The Nassau County Police Department initially reported an unknown number of shots were fired in the parking lot of the Americana Mall in Manhasset.

No shoppers or anyone in the parking lot were reportedly struck by the gunfire, a police spokesperson said. Officers were checking the surrounding area and local hospitals to look for any victims.

Multiple potential suspects were seen fleeing the scene on foot, police said.

No description of the suspects or details of what led up to the shooting were immediately known.

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