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8-year-old killed in shooting at Riverchase Galleria, 3 others injured

11 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - UPDATE : The Hoover Police Department has released new information in the shooting at the Riverchase Galleria Friday afternoon.
Hoover PD says that an 8-year-old boy had died after being shot. The boy was later identified as Royta Giles Jr. by the child's family.
Three others were injured and transported to local hospitals for treatment. The victims are identified only as an adult male, an adult female and a juvenile female. All of their conditions at this time are unknown.
Bessemer City Schools has released a statement following the death of Royta. He was preparing to...
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Alabama mall shooting leaves 8-year-old boy dead

Alabama mall shooting leaves 8-year-old boy dead

11 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

A gunman opened fire in an Alabama shopping mall, killing an 8-year-old boy and injuring a girl and two adults. The shooting started around 3:30 p.m. Friday at Riverchase Galleria in Hoover, a suburb of Birmingham. The shooter fled, AL.com reported. Police identified the dead boy as 8-year-old Royta Giles Jr., who died at a hospital...
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8-year-old killed in shooting at Alabama mall

8-year-old killed in shooting at Alabama mall

11 monthes ago   |   By ABC

Police did not give a motive for the shooting or if they had identified suspects yet.
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8-Year-Old Killed, 3 Injured in Alabama Mall Shooting

11 monthes ago   |   By Time

HOOVER, Ala. - An 8-year-old boy was killed Friday in a shooting at an Alabama shopping mall that left three other people injured, police said.
Hoover Police Chief Nick Derzis said the child was killed in the afternoon shooting at the Riverchase Galleria. The police chief said a girl and two adults were also hospitalized after the shooting.
The Bessemer City School system identified the 8-year-old victim as Royta Giles Jr. , who would have been a third grader this fall at Jonesboro Elementary School.
The school system described him as “a smart child, who was a jewel, with big dreams of...
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