A mass shooting has taken place near the Brookfield Square Mall in Brookfield, Wis.

From WISN.com:

WISN 12 News has learned that a mass shooting has taken place near the Brookfield Square Mall.

Officials said this is a “mass casualty” situation and that the scene is not secured.

Witnesses described people crying near the Azana Spa, which is near the mall.

Reportedly, 7 are injured:

https://twitter.com/KFINEWS/status/260074481433837568

https://twitter.com/AlliCrams/status/260074543983513602

Update:

Vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan, who is from Wisconsin, has been notified about the shooting.

Here is a description of the suspect:

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker also released a statement about the shooting:

“As we wait for further details from the shooting today in Brookfield, Tonette and I send our thoughts and prayers to the victims.  Senseless acts of violence leave us with heavy hearts and many questions.  Our state will stand with the victims and their families, and we will provide them with the law enforcement and community support they need to heal in the coming days.”

And, here is the name and license plate information on the suspect:

Update:

Above car description and license plate no longer being sought:

Update:

Photo of the suspect:

Here’s a link to what is believed to be the suspect’s Google Plus profile. In the profile picture, he is holding a gun.

Update:

It is now being reported that 3 are believed dead:

Suspected bomb was also found at the scene:

Twitchy will monitor for further developments.

Update: Three dead:

Suspect Radcliffe Haughton is reportedly dead:

https://twitter.com/TruBlu54/status/260134315676033025