Reports of shots fired at Munich shopping center, people seen fleeing

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MUNICH – Witnesses reported shots being fired at a shopping center in Munich, Germany Friday evening.

An ongoing “shooting spree” was happening at the Olympia-Einkaufszentrum shopping mall in the Moosach district of Munich, Germany, a police spokesperson told CNN.

There has been no official number of possible casualties; a large police presence surrounding the area can be scene in reports from local media.

A photo posted on Twitter shows a person lying on the ground under what looks like a white sheet.

The mall has been evacuated and the surrounding area sealed off.

Video posted to Twitter by a woman who says she is a student from Duke University shows people running from the scene, some carrying shopping bags.

This is a developing story.