Westgate Shooting reported by Glendale Arizona Police Department

by | May 20, 2020 | Government & Regulations

Preliminary reports say at least two people were struck by gunfire in the Westgate area of Glendale Arizona. The glendale Police Department says they have one person in custody. The westgate area is shutdown and more updates are expected soon from the Glendale PD.

State Sen. Martín Quezada said he happened to be at the mall and witnessed the attack.

“I just witnessed an armed terrorist with an AR-15 shoot up Westgate. There are multiple victims,” he wrote on Twitter.

“I saw 2 victims with my own eyes,” Quezada added. “Not sure how many others I saw the shooter. Being told not to say anything else about details ’til I speak to police. I’m ok. Lots of shaken up people.”

Update 8:51PM: there are no more reports of any active shooting. Glendale Police is shutting down the Westgate area to ensure everyone is safe. Media staging is planned to be at the Cabela’s Parking lot across the street from Westgate.