Several people were hit by gunfire late Sunday, July 3, at Fields, a shopping center in Copenhagen, Danish police announced on Twitter, adding that “one person has been arrested in connection with the shooting” .

When the first shots were heard, more than a hundred people rushed outside the shopping mall, according to witnesses quoted by Danish media.

Large police reinforcements have been dispatched to the vicinity of the Fields shopping center in the Amager district, located between the city center and the airport of the capital, adds the police of Copenhagen. “We are on the scene, shots have been fired and several people have been hit,” she wrote.

Police are calling on those within the building to await his arrival inside, and for all others to stay away from the area. She asks witnesses who have seen, heard or filmed anything to come forward and customers of the shopping center to contact their relatives.

According to Danish media, the police also deployed at Copenhagen airport.