'All clear' at Great Mall in Northern California

Authorities in Northern California late Sunday gave an 'all clear' at the Great Mall in Milpitas after police conducted an investigation into a possible shooting on the premises.

There were earlier unconfirmed reports on social media that claimed there was a shooting. Some Twitter users posted videos they claimed was taken outside the mall that showed customers fleeing. Police later tweeted that there was no evidence of an active shooter at the mall and store employees were safe to go back to work.


The Great Mall is the largest indoor outlet location in Northern California, according to SanJose.org. It is owned by the Simon Property Group, located in Indianapolis.

The company could not be reached by phone Sunday night.