A shooting at the Olympia shopping centre in Munich has left victims injured and possibly dead, a police spokesman says.
The situation is still unclear, he adds.
Police had received a call around 6 pm local time (1600 GMT), according to a police spokeswoman.
"It seems to be a bigger thing," she says.
Police cordoned off the area near Munich's Olympic Park.
According to the website of German daily Sueddeutsche Zeitung, several people were killed in the shooting.