Cielo Vista Mall was evacuated Saturday afternoon following reports of a shooting, according to social media posts by the El Paso Police Department.

According to, police later confirmed no shots were fired, but the mall was evacuated as precaution.

EPPD said in one social media post that “a celebrity at the mall caused a rush of persons and rumor spread of shots fired.”

Police have not named the “celebrity” at this time.

However, reported that YouTube star Danny Duncan was at the mall earlier in the day.

He posted a video with fans outside the mall on his Instagram before police responded to the area.

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