Brett Lawrie live-tweets Toronto mall shooting

Sunday June 3rd, 2012

Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie was at Toronto's Eaton Center Mall on Saturday afternoon when he heard gun shots ring out. Exiting the downtown shopping center, Lawrie took to Twitter, breaking news of a shooting that The Toronto Star now reports has injured two. Lawrie, a native Canadian, is being credited throughout the twittersphere with breaking news of the shooting. The Eaton Center Mall is known as the largest mall in downtown Toronto. It lies just over one mile from the Rogers Center, where the Blue Jays play their home games.

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