Hostage Situation Unfolding at Louisville Mall

SWAT teams and hostage negotiators have converged on Valley Station Shopping Center in Louisville, Kentucky, reports WAVE. The 911 call came in 11:30 a.m.

Here’s what you need to know:

1. A Louisville police spokesperson confirmed that SWAT and hostage negotiators have been dispatched to the scene.

2. Witnesses have reported that law enforcement are surrounding the area around the shopping center.

3. The exact nature of the threat is unknown.

4. Valley Station is a suburb just outside of Louisville, Kentucky.

5. One witness reported seeing unmarked cars and an ambulance heading to the scene.