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Reports of gunfire at Oregon mall
Fox News, by Staff

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 12/11/2012 7:40:57 PM

Portland, Ore. - Emergency dispatchers in Portland, Ore., are receiving reports that a man with a rifle reportedly fired as many as 20 shots inside a shopping mall. An employee at Victoria´s Secret says she heard about 60 shots fired.Two people were killed and at least one other was shot, the Oregonian reported. The gunman was wearing a white plastic mask and all black clothes. The Oregonian reports the dispatchers received reports that a shooting may have occurred near Macy´s inside the Clackamas Town Center and that a man was seen with a rifle near the mall´s food court.

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More insanity.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JLoophole, 12/11/2012 7:49:28 PM     (No. 9060500)

My daughter and SIL live literally minutes from this mall. 82nd isn´t the best area of PDX but these kind of situations are usually not neighborhood related.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Janjan, 12/11/2012 8:28:54 PM     (No. 9060543)

MSNBC feverishly trying to find evidence of Tea Party affiliation as we speak. Neo-Con accusations at 11. Stay tuned.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: janylou, 12/11/2012 8:56:15 PM     (No. 9060569)

At least the gunman is dead. News media needs to quit covering these events and giving these loons a platform for their 10 minutes of fame or giving other loons ideas.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: curious1, 12/11/2012 10:00:04 PM     (No. 9060630)

Notice how these events start happening and get played up whenever the LPs want to start pushing for more gun control and ´common-sense AW bans´ and that sort of stuff? Happened in the 80s before the GCA 1986 and in the 90s when the AWB got shoved through.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Crasher, 12/11/2012 10:15:04 PM     (No. 9060646)

I have several friends in the area so this is a concern. Most have checked in on FB but not everyone.

One friend who works in the mall helped get everyone out then took some shoppers to their home as they lost their keys in the frenzy.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: god of irony, 12/11/2012 11:12:58 PM     (No. 9060713)

I´m sure it was union thug.

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