A developing story out of Columbia, Maryland: According to the Howard County Police Department, there are three confirmed fatalities after a reported shooting at the Columbia Mall.

More from the AP.

Unconfirmed tweets from the scene:


Our thoughts and prayers are with victims and their families.


The latest from the scene:


The victims are said to have been two store employees in their 20s.

Police have identified the two victims, both employees of skateboard shop Zumiez.

Editor’s note: This post has been amended to reflect the latest information on fatalities. The post has been updated with additional tweets.