After the victim let out a scream, his family rushed to help him while the suspect allegedly stabbed a second person.
According to local reports, one person was stabbed in the back, another was stabbed multiple times.
"Bloomington Police immediately took appropriate actions to control last night's isolated incident to ensure the safety and security of our guests", the statement said.
At least three people reportedly were stabbed at Mall of America in Bloomington shortly before 7 p.m. on Sunday. Police don't believe the suspect and victim knew each other. A 20-year-old suspect is in custody.
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CBS reported Abdirahaman sneaking into a men's fitting room at the Mall of America, Minneapolis outlet and attempting to steal something from a customer's belongings while the man was outside the fitting room modeling clothes for his family.
Maddie Schwieters tells KARE-TV she was in line to see Santa when she ran toward the commotion nearby and saw two people on the floor.
Cops wrote on Twitter that the suspect, who was also injured, was taken into custody. Police said the injuries to the two victims were not life-threatening. "Kind of drew attention to himself".