LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Little Rock police are investigating a shooting at the Park Plaza Mall Saturday afternoon.

Police say that the shooting happened in the east portion of the parking lot area of the mall and that the Crime Scene Unit has been dispatched.

Authorities say that the victim is an 18-year-old male has been taken to a local hospital and is listed in critical condition.

Officers also said the investigation into the shooting is ongoing and anyone with information regarding this shooting is asked to call 501-371-4636.

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