Man in Custody After Witnesses say he Threw or Pushed a Child from a Third Floor Mall of America Balcony
BLOOMINGTON, Minnesota -- A 5-year-old child suffered life-threatening injuries when, according to witnesses, a man either threw or pushed the child from the third floor of the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota, police said Friday. Police Chief Jeff Potts quoted witnesses as saying the person suspected of pushing or throwing the child "took off running immediately after the incident." A suspect was soon found inside the mall's transit station and was taken into custody.