Orange County

Police say fight between teens led to evacuation at Universal Orlando parking garage

ORLANDO, Fla. — A scare at Universal Orlando caused chaos Saturday night, just hours after people ran in fear at The Florida Mall, thinking they were in danger.

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Channel 9 is asking law enforcement for more details on both incidents.


Police said a fight “between several juveniles” led to evacuations at Universal Orlando.

Rumors started to spread on social media that there was an active shooter around 11 p.m.

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Some people said the rumor caused crowds to run for safety.

Others said they hid in stores and restricted areas.

Police said everything started from a fight in a parking garage.

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Officers said the area was evacuated out of an abundance of caution.

Police said no shots were ever fired, no weapons were found, and no one was hurt.

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