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Person injured after jumping from 2nd-floor balcony at Ventura mall

A map indicates the Pacific View Mall in Ventura, where police said person was injured after jumping from a second-floor balcony on Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012.

December 24, 2012 12:00:00 AM PST
A person suffered severe injuries after jumping from the second-floor balcony at a Ventura mall, police said.

The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. Sunday at the Pacific View Mall on the 3300 block of E. Main Street.

The injured person, whose identity has not been released, was taken to Ventura County Medical Center for treatment. The extent of the injuries was not known. Authorities said it is unknown if drugs or alcohol were involved.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information was asked call the Ventura Police Department at (805) 339-4343.