Kenyan officials say gunmen have opened fire in an upscale shopping mall in the capital, Nairobi, wounding several people.
Witnesses say an armed group burst Saturday into the Westgate Mall, where frantic shoppers were seen rushing out, some hurt.
Police are urging residents to stay away from the complex, which is popular with wealthy Kenyans and expatriates.
There have been no confirmations on the number of casualties.
There has been immediate claim of responsibility for the shootings.