CRIME

Police investigate report of shooting near National Mall; no injuries reported

  • Members of the U.S. Park Police investigates the site of a reported shooting near the National Mall in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. U.S. Park Police say they believe someone fired shots from a vehicle on the National Mal, a broad expanse of parkland in the heart of the U.S. capital.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

    Members of the U.S. Park Police investigates the site of a reported shooting near the National Mall in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. U.S. Park Police say they believe someone fired shots from a vehicle on the National Mal, a broad expanse of parkland in the heart of the U.S. capital. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)  (The Associated Press)

  • Law enforcement officers gather at the site of a reported shooting near the National Mall in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. U.S. Park Police say they believe someone fired shots from a vehicle on the National Mal, a broad expanse of parkland in the heart of the U.S. capital.  (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

    Law enforcement officers gather at the site of a reported shooting near the National Mall in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. U.S. Park Police say they believe someone fired shots from a vehicle on the National Mal, a broad expanse of parkland in the heart of the U.S. capital. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)  (The Associated Press)

  • Members of the U.S. Park Police investigates the site of a reported shooting near the National Mall in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. U.S. Park Police say they believe someone fired shots from a vehicle on the National Mall, a broad expanse of parkland in the heart of the U.S. capital. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

    Members of the U.S. Park Police investigates the site of a reported shooting near the National Mall in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015. U.S. Park Police say they believe someone fired shots from a vehicle on the National Mall, a broad expanse of parkland in the heart of the U.S. capital. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)  (The Associated Press)

U.S. Park Police are investigating a report of a shooting near the World War II Memorial on the National Mall.

Police spokesman Sgt. Lelani Woods said the shooting reportedly happened Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of 17th street and Independence Avenue in southwest Washington. She said there are no reports of any injuries.

The intersection is between the World War II Memorial and the Tidal Basin and southwest of the Washington Monument.