A person was taken into custody Thursday afternoon after a gunman was seen near the Fashion Outlets of Chicago mall in suburban Rosemont.
Officers arrested the person after someone was seen displaying a handgun in the mall’s parking garage, according to a tweet from Rosemont police.
Police said at 3:20 p.m. that there is no threat to the public and the mall, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way, remains open.
Alert— RosemontPublicSafety (@RSMTpolicefire) February 25, 2021
RPSD units were on scene at Fashion Outlets mall for the report of a subject displaying a gun in the mall garage. After a search, units have one subject in custody who is cooperating with the investigation.
There is no threat to the area and the mall is fully open. pic.twitter.com/1mbgNSf20X
The incident remains under investigation, police said.