Security Tight at Pembroke Lakes Mall After Reports of Man With Gun

Police told shoppers to stay away from Pembroke Lakes Mall Friday after witnesses reported seeing a man with a gun.

Pembroke Pines police said officers were securing the mall on Pines Boulevard as they investigate a shooting. 

Police later said they were unable to confirm a shooting at the mall and believe the incident was an “off-duty officer responding against pedestrian traffic.”

No injuries were reported.

Further information was not immediately available.

This is a developing story. Check back with NBC 6 for updates.