Gunman believed to be among three killed in shooting at Maryland mall

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A shooting at a Maryland mall leaves at least three people dead, including the suspected gunman, police said.

Shots rang out around 11:15 a.m. at the Columbia Mall located along the 10000 block of Little Patuxent Parkway in Howard County.

Authorities put the mall on lockdown as they searched for the shooter.

Howard County Police tweeted one of the victims was found near a gun and ammunition.

People inside mall are being asked to stay in place until police can clear each area safely.

The identities of the victims are unknown at this time.