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The incident created serious panic among customers at the mall, but police officials tweeted later to say it was an armed robbery at a jewelry store, and all suspects are in custody.

“We are investigating a robbery attempt at a jewelry store @LaPlazaMall. All known suspects are in custody. No injuries involved. Reports of shots fired are attributed to smashing glass cases.”