No motive yet established behind deadly Maryland mall shooting that killed 3

Washington, Jan. 26: The US police has said three people were killed in a shooting at a suburban Baltimore mall on Saturday, including the gunman.

The police however added that they have not identified the gunman or discovered a motive behind the shooting.

The authorities found an active shooting at the Mall in Columbia in which three people dead, including the gunman, who was found near a shotgun and ammunition.

According to Fox News, at a press conference on Saturday afternoon, police said they were still trying to determine the identity and motive of the heavily armed gunman.

The victims were identified as Brianna Benlolo, 21, and Tyler Johnson, 25.

Howard County General Hospital said in a statement they were also treating five patients related to the shooting.

Howard County Police Chief William J. McMahon said police are confident that there was only one shooter, the report added. (ANI)