The community of Allen, Texas, is reeling from a devastating shooting incident that occurred at the Allen Premium Outlets on Saturday, May 6. The incident resulted in the tragic loss of eight innocent lives, including the suspected shooter.
— Allen Police Department (@Allen_Police) May 7, 2023
As of Sunday morning, Medical City McKinney has been providing medical treatment to four patients affected by the incident. One patient is in fair condition, while three others remain in critical condition. In addition, one patient has been transferred to Medical City Plano, a Level I Trauma Center, and is currently listed in fair condition. Another patient has been transferred to Medical City Children’s Hospital and is reported to be in fair condition. Another individual received treatment at a separate local hospital.
The Allen Police Department is working in collaboration with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Allen Premium Outlets to establish a plan for reuniting individuals with their vehicles left at the scene. Further updates regarding this process will be provided later in the day and can be accessed through the official Allen Police Department website at AllenPolice.org and their social media accounts.
Mayor Kenneth M. Fulk of the City of Allen has issued a statement, expressing condolences and offering support to the victims and their families. The full statement can be found on the official website of the City of Allen at CityofAllen.org.
The Allen Police Department will continue to provide updates through their social media channels as new information becomes available. They request that the public keep the victims and their families in their thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.