Coral Gables Shopping District Locked Down, Evacuated After Shooting

The Village of Merrick Park in Coral Gables, Florida, was locked down and evacuated on Saturday, April 8, after a gunman opened fire at the Equinox Fitness Club.

According to Local 10 News, the gunman died and two people were injured. The shots were reported at 1 pm. For roughly 15 minutes, the mall issued an alert advising shoppers to evacuate and seek shelter.

By 1:40 pm, police reported the area was safe and secured. This video shows the shopping district following the shooting. Credit: Facebook/CubaenMiami via Storyful