UPDATE (9/27/2022): It has been confirmed by Officer Michael Fendall that the suspect has been apprehended as of September 27, 2022.

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UPDATE (9/27/2022): The Monroe Police Detectives have identified Davion Mitchell, 14, as the suspect wanted in the Pecanland Mall shooting that occurred on September 24, 2022.  

Photo courtesy of Monroe Police Department

Mitchell is wanted for the following charges:

  • Illegal Use of a Weapon
  • Illegal Carrying of a Weapon
  • Juvenile in Possession of a Handgun

Mitchell is considered to be armed and dangerous. 

If anyone has information on the whereabouts of Mitchell, please contact the Monroe Police Department at (318)-329-2600 or Crimestoppers of North Delta at (318)-388-CASH(2274).  

UPDATE (9/25/2022): According to Officer Michael Fendall, a suspect in the Pecanland Mall altercation that took place Saturday evening is currently being treated for a head injury. The head injury was inflicted when the suspect was tased.

Office Fendall also confirmed that the shots fired in front of the food court inside of the mall were shot into the air and left no bystanders injured. There is no information available on the gunman or the suspect being treated for his head injury at this time.

If you have any information on this incident, please contact Crime Stoppers of North Delta at (318)-388-CASH (2274) or the Monroe Police Department at (318)-329-2600.

MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD)— The Monroe Police Department arrested two suspects in connection to a “shots fired” call they received Saturday evening at the Pecanland Mall in Monroe. Police say a verbal altercation between two juveniles escalated into a physical altercation.

As officers were intervening, an unknown gunman discharged a firearm inside the mall but no one was shot. Two individuals have been arrested in connection with the altercation. Detectives are reviewing video footage from the mall and are actively working the scene.

At the time of this fight, there were at least seven off-duty officers working at the mall; an additional nine MPD units reported to the scene. If you have any information about this incident, you’re urged to contact the Monroe Police Department.