Boise Mall Shooting Kills 2, At Least 4 Injured Including Officer

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Two people are dead and at least four people, including a police officer, were injured after a shooting at a mall in Boise, Idaho.

Police were called about shots fired at the Boise Town Square Mall shortly before 2 p.m. Monday afternoon.

Officers say they were on the scene within minutes.

They say they encountered someone who matched the suspect’s description and exchanged gunfire, injuring at least one officer.

The shooter was critically injured but taken alive by police. Their identity has not been released to the public yet.

The officer injured in the shooting was treated and released from the hospital.

Police are now trying to figure out the shooter’s motive.