Pepper spray discharged at mall during altercation

Police and the Fire Department are currently on scene at Park Place Mall and are in the process of evacuating the building after a male discharged pepper spray near the food court.

The public is advised to avoid the mall at this time.

The investigation is in its early stages but police have determined two males became involved in an altercation where one pulled a knife and the other discharged pepper spray. One male is in custody and the other fled the scene prior to police arrival.

Investigation is ongoing.

No further information is available for release at this time.