Shoppers Rush Out of Virginia Mall Following Gun Discharge

Panicked shoppers rushed out of a mall in Tysons, Virginia, on Saturday, June 18, after a gun was discharged.

This video, captured by Fellissimo Gannon, shows people exiting a Nordstrom store at Tysons Corner Center through a stairwell and out towards a parking garage through an emergency exit.

According to Fairfax County Police, a fight broke out between a small group at Tysons Corner Center and a firearm was discharged. Police advised the public to avoid the area.

No injuries were reported. Credit: Fellissimo Gannon via Storyful

Video transcript

- Come on, Trey. Trey, where are you?

- What happened?

- I don't know.

- Trey, Trey.

- Run, run, run.

- Run, run, run, run.

- Exit.

- Run.

- Everybody leave.

- Trey.

- Move, move.

- Would you make leave him? Trey. Wait, wait, wait. We are not tracing.

- Everybody. Listen, everybody. Everybody leaves.

- I didn't hear it.

- OK.

- Get the sign.

- What is that?

- I don't know, but everybody's left from the store. They crossed over. Everybody. They were copied directly, too.

- That's what I'm saying.

- So I'll probably see her, probably recognize.

- I'm going to be the last one out.

- We can leave here.

- What did you hear?

- No, everybody said--

- No, I was on the floor and then everyone started running from the mall and then--

[SIREN WAILING]

- Whoo.

- Show me up ahead.

- The car is up ahead.

- You can--

- I don't know.

- Oh my God.

- Let's go.

- All right. Let's just get a spot.

- Let's sit down.

- See that tech piece?

- Up here.

- You have your keys?

- Yep.

- OK.

- Are we going to try to drive out of here?

- I don't know. I don't know that we need to-- I think we should just get across the street.

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