MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Coral Gables police said they have reopened The Village of Merrick Park after it was briefly put on lockdown while they were looking for an armed suspect on Thursday afternoon.
Later, police said they identified the person with the gun and said there was no threat to the mall.READ MORE: Florida Man Accused Of Starving Dogs To Death Inside Abandoned Home
Earlier, police had set up a perimeter in the area while they were looking for someone with a gun.READ MORE: COVID In Florida: 7,128 Additional Cases, 129 New Deaths Reported Wednesday
Images from Chopper4 showed several police cruisers in the area.
Merrick Park is located in the 350 block of San Lorenzo Avenue.MORE NEWS: Tamarac Fire Rescue Capt. Urges People To Know The Signs Of Heart Disease After Undergoing Life Saving Surgery
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-8477 or (305) 471-TIPS.