Gun shots fired at the Munich shopping mall leaves 10 dead

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A  masked policeman stands on the street in front of the Olympia mall where a shooting took place in Munich, southern Germany, Friday, July 22, 2016. Police said that at least 8 people have been killed. (AP Photo/Sebastian Widmann) A masked policeman stands on the street in front of the Olympia mall where a shooting took place in Munich, southern Germany, Friday, July 22, 2016. Police said that at least 8 people have been killed. (AP Photo/Sebastian Widmann)

The shooting in Munich of Germany began around 6 p.m. in the evening at the Olympia Shopping center, not far from the Olympic park where the 1972 Summer Olympics took place.

Munich Police are describing it as a “Shooting Rampage” that began near a fast food restaurant. The Interior Ministry reports at least 10 people are dead.

CCTV America’s Jim Spellman has the latest.

Gun shots fired at the Munich shopping mall leaves 10 dead

Gun shots fired at the Munich shopping mall leaves 10 dead

The shooting in Munich of Germany began around 6 p.m. in the evening at the Olympia Shopping center, not far from the Olympic park where the 1972 Summer Olympics took place. Munich Police are describing it as a “Shooting Rampage” that began near a fast food restaurant. The Interior Ministry reports at least 10 people are dead. CCTV America’s Jim Spellman has the latest.


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