Howard County
Chaos described at Maryland mall: 'There's a shooter!'
Chaos described at Maryland mall: 'There's a shooter!'

COLUMBIA, Md. — Three people were killed during a shooting Saturday at a mall in suburban Maryland, including the suspected gunman, authorities said. The shooting was reported to 911 at 11:15 a.m., police said, and one of the three killed was found near a gun and ammunition. “We are very confident that it was a single shooter, that there are no other shooters in the mall,” Howard County Police Chief William J. McMahon said in a news conference outside the Mall in Columbia, adding that it was a busy day at the mall with a lot of shoppers and “a chaotic scene.” “You just heard people screaming, ‘There’s a shooter! There’s a...