CHANDLER, AZ — Chandler law enforcement say a 19-12 months-outdated has been arrested next a taking pictures exterior a Harkins Theater and automobile center close to Chandler Fashion Heart Monday evening.
Officials say Nathaniel Anthony Vensor fired thirty rounds from an AR-15 assault rifle into the air.
Law enforcement reportedly identified the discharged shell casings in the southwest parking great deal of the mall.
Next the incident, officers claimed there was no energetic shooter and no victims ended up positioned.
In accordance to video clip surveillance, the alleged suspects still left the space just before officials arrived.
#ChandlerPD is investigating a capturing at the Chandler Vogue Shopping mall that happened exterior. No victims have been situated. This is NOT an lively shooter incident. The suspects still left prior to police arrival. No danger to the local community or mall at this time. Ongoing investigation. pic.twitter.com/0Z25Uc6Kpe
— Chandler Police (@ChandlerPolice) August 2, 2022
On Tuesday morning, officials were being termed back again to the shopping mall for reports that Vensor was browsing inside of the shopping mall.
Vensor was arrested just after 11 a.m., officials say he was unarmed and was donning the exact same baseball hat he procured at the mall before the taking pictures.
Vensor was booked into the Maricopa County Jail and faces a person depend of armed robbery, one rely of aggravated assault, one count of possession of a weapon by prohibited possessor and thirty counts of unlawful discharge of a firearm.
He was also discovered in possession of a narcotic drug in the course of his arrest.