WATCH: Death Toll From Shooting at Cascade Mall Rises to 5; Search Continues For Gunman

The FBI has joined the search for an armed man suspected of killing five people in a shooting at Cascade Mall in Skagit County, the Washington State Patrol says.

“We’re doing everything we can to find this person. Stay vigilant. If you see something, just like they say, say something,” said State Patrol Sgt. Mark Francis. “Avoid the area. If you live close to the area, stay inside – lock your doors.”


According to police, four women were killed. The fifth victim, a man, died later at Harborview Medical Center.

The lone gunman was armed with a rifle. His motive is unknown.

The suspected shooter was last seen walking towards Interstate 5, away from the mall Francis told KOMO News.

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