Something *BIG* is happening in the Carmel Mountain shopping center. Police helicopter and dozens of SD Police cars.—
Matthew Slagle (@MatthewSlagle) January 12, 2013
A man who fired shots at the Carmel Mountain Ranch movie theater in San Diego, Calif., is reportedly in custody tonight after causing panic at the shopping center.
Word of a disturbance at the shopping center traveled quickly via social media.
10News is reporting that one person with a gunshot wound was transported to Palomar Medical Center for treatment.
Twitchy will continue to monitor the situation and update as details emerge.
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10News is reporting that the person injured was an armed man, whom police confronted inside a movie theater following a domestic violence incident outside.
The incident started as a domestic dispute between a man and his girlfriend shortly before 2 p.m. across the street in the parking lot of a Best Buy, according to police at the scene.
Police told 10News that officers were looking for who they described as an Asian man with a gun. The suspect was spotted at the shopping center shortly before 2:30 p.m. and police apparently confronted him inside the theater.