NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The NYPD is looking for two persons of interest after a fireworks scare at the Staten Island Mall on Saturday afternoon.
The mall was evacuated after fireworks were set off inside food court at around 6 p.m., police said.READ MORE: Suspect In Custody After Allegedly Punching Woman In Face During Central Park Robbery
The incident frightened shoppers and prompted false reports of an active shooter.
Several minor injuries were reported.
The NYPD has released a surveillance image of two people wanted for questioning in connection to the incident.MORE NEWS: NYPD Looking For Man Accused Of Hitting Subway Riders With Brick
Police are asking anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS or by logging on to their website at www.NYPDcrimestoppers.com.