***This is a breaking news story. It will be updated as new details emerge***
Media outlets are reporting that what is being described as a "shooting rampage" has taken place in multiple locations in and around the Olympia shopping mall in Munich, Germany. Local reporters are now saying that at least one of the gunmen killed himself at the scene.
UPDATE: 'We believe we are dealing with a shooting rampage' - Munich police. https://t.co/iktpvLwv89— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) July 22, 2016
The shootings began at around 6pm local time.
Witnesses reported seeing multiple men with guns and police are reporting that one man, possibly a gunman, has committed suicide at the scene. No arrests have been made. Officials have confirmed at least 6 are dead, with some outlets reporting as many as 15.
Authorities are warning Munich residents to shelter in place.
Unconfirmed video of the shooter opening fire on a group of people is currently circulating on social media:
This latest shooting comes just days after a man attacked commuters on a train using an ax and knife in Northern Bavaria.