Shootout At Florida Mall Claims 2 Lives

The incident occurred on Saturday at CityPlace Doral.

Shootout At Florida Mall Claims 2 Lives

A brutal gunfight inside a Florida shopping mall killed two people and injured seven more, ABC News reported Sunday. 

According to Doral police, a fight erupted early Saturday inside a "commercial establishment" in the Miami region, and someone brandished a pistol.

A quarrel broke out inside a Martini bar, and the shooter shot and killed a security guard. However, he was eventually killed by security officers after a heavy shootout. 

This incident happened on Saturday at CityPlace Doral. 

According to NBC News, one suspect was arrested after allegedly disputing with the gunman.

The security guard working at the site intervened during the brawl, and he was shot. 

Eyewitness Peter Andres Jordan stated, "You start hearing gunfire. And it was not one. It was one thing after another, after another." 

According to Miami-Dade Police, officers arrived at the site, and a gunfight ensued. One cop was shot in the "lower extremity," while seven other onlookers were injured, including six men and a woman. 

Two spectators were classified as in serious condition, while the cop was stable after being shot in the leg.