BEACHWOOD, Ohio – Police in Ohio say officers have used pepper spray to disperse a large crowd after a fight in a shopping mall.
Cleveland.com (http://bit.ly/2ilwL9o ) reports the fight broke out Monday night at Beachwood Place mall, in which a lockdown.
Officers initially responded to the scene for a report of shots fired. The police confirmed that there was no gunfire.
Fire officials say a man and a police officer were exposed to the pepper spray and receive medical treatment. No one else was injured.
Police say young was taken into custody for battering a police officer.
It was not immediately clear what sparked the fight.
Similar incidents were reported Monday evening in other malls throughout the country.
Information: cleveland.com, http://www.cleveland.com