UPDATED 7:11 p.m. September 24 (PT): The Washington State Patrol confirmed Saturday evening the Cascade Mall shooter is in custody, just over 24-hours after five people were shot and killed in a Burlington shopping center.

KIRO reporter Amy Clancy and KING 5’s Chris Ingalls are reporting police have arrested a 20-year-old man in connection with the Cascade Mall shooting. 

The arrest was made in Oakharbor, Washington.

According to Clancy, an officer recognized the man walking on the sidewalk and an arrest was made without incident.

SEATTLE (CBS) – Police are continuing their search Saturday for the man suspected of killing five people at a mall in Burlington Friday evening, before fleeing on foot.

The shooter was spotted on security footage carrying what appears to be a long gun.

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The Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) is assisting local authorities with their investigation.



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