CHANDLER, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) — Police are investigating a brawl involving nine people between the ages of 18 and 20 at Chandler Fashion Square Mall Friday night that led to a triple stabbing.
Sgt. Jason A. McClimans of the Chandler Police Department said none of the injuries were life-threatening. All three of the people injured are expected to recover.
Police say the fight happened between two large groups inside the mall on the lower northwest level.
Police have not said how it started, but according to McClimans, detectives have talked to eight of the nine people involved. Investigators said “the subjects are refusing to be victims of any possible crime,” McClimans said in an update Saturday afternoon.
While the investigation is ongoing, no arrests have been made.
Aerials from Arizona’s Family helicopter showed the mall, located near the Loop 101 and Chandler Boulevard, showed multiple police vehicles around the shopping center Friday evening.
If you were a witness to the incident at the Chandler Fashion Square Mall please approach an officer on scene to report any information that might be helpful in the investigation or contact dispatch at (480) 782-4130.
— Chandler Police (@ChandlerPolice) March 13, 2021
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