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New Jersey mall shooting

(NBC) ELIZABETH, N.J. (18 NEWS) - Chaos at a busy mall in New Jersey on Friday night. A fight ended with a shooting and thousands of Black Friday shoppers running for safety.  

It happened at the Mills at Jersey Gardens in Elizabeth around 8 p.m. Friday. 

Officials say two people began fighting inside the mall and one person shot the other, htting them in the wrist.

The shooting set off a stampede with some shoppers running out the front door while others hunkered down in stores. 

At least 25,000 customers came through the mall for Black Friday. 

Mall officials evacuated the mall, but say no one else appeared to be in danger. 
 


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