Police in Los Angeles are responding to reports of an active shooter at the Westfield Century City Mall.
The two-story outdoor shopping center located on Santa Monica Boulevard was put on lockdown this afternoon.
The LAPD tweeted just after 1pm local time Time that officers from the West LA Division responded to calls of an ‘active shooter’ at the mall at around 12.30pm.
‘We have officers on scene who are clearing the location, but at this time we have NO evidence of a shooting or victims,’ the tweet read.
A large police presence is seen at the Westfield Century City in Los Angeles amid reports of an active shooter
Multiple police vehicles are pictured outside the shopping center on Santa Monica Boulevard
Officers in helmets are seen at the scene of the ongoing active shooting investigation in LA
Aerial footage shows a heavy police presence in the area, which multiple marked patrol vehicles parked outside the center.