Shoppers flee as shooter takes hostages at Trader Joe’s store in Hollywood, USA

A MAN is reportedly holding people hostage inside a Hollywood shopping centre after shooting his girlfriend.Terrified shoppers fled in fear after the man opened fire after a police car chase. He then barricaded himself inside a Trader Joe’s store in the suburb of Silver Lake.

LAPD officers reportedly rescued a large group of children from the scene of the shooting.It has not yet been confirmed if there are any fatalities.Devin Field, a writer for Jimmy Kimmel Live, tweeted he was walking inside when a car crashed into the entrance and a man “got out shooting.”

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