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Person injured after accidentally shooting himself at Crabtree Valley Mall

Everyone is safe.



At approximately 8:24 PM, the Raleigh Police Department responded to a reported shot fired call at Crabtree Valley Mall.

The Raleigh Police Department is currently on the scene with Crabtree Valley Mall security and management investigating the incident.

The preliminary investigation indicates that a loud noise of unknown origin caused visitors to move toward safe locations quickly.

An adult male carrying a concealed weapon accidentally shot himself while moving toward safety. He sustained a non- life-threatening injury and was transported to the hospital.

There is no ongoing threat. While the Crabtree Valley Mall remains closed, restaurants remain open.

The mall will operate normally tomorrow.

This is an ongoing investigation, and additional information will be released at the appropriate time.

Anyone who believes they may have information that might assist the investigation is asked to visit Crimestoppers at or anonymous reporting options or call 919-996-1193.