Update on Allen shooting
05/07/23 at 6:06P.M.
The identity of the suspect has been confirmed as Mauricio Garcia, 33, YOA of Dallas, Texas.
Allen – The Texas Department of Public Safety extends our deepest condolences to the victims, their families, and citizens who were affected by the shooting at the Allen Premium Outlets.
The Allen Police Department, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, Texas Rangers, and Texas Department of Public Safety are conducting a joint investigation and providing continued security at the Allen Premium Outlet. The public’s safety and a thorough investigation are paramount to all agencies involved.
The agencies are working to provide citizens that have personal belongings and vehicles in the outlet mall area a safe and expeditious plan to retrieve their property. This plan should be in place, and public notified, in the afternoon hours on 05/07/2023.
All media inquiries should be directed to the Texas Department of Public Safety who is the lead investigating agency. We do ask that the public call 1-800-CALL-FBI if they have any information. Witnesses can also upload digital media to fbi.gov/allenmallshooting.