Evidently it was a prank and a youth is in custody
City News is reporting that "Metropolis at Metrotown in Burnaby has been evacuated due to a police incident in the area.
Burnaby RCMP say there are unconfirmed reports of shots fired, and the mall is being searched.
Transit Police were also looking into unconfirmed reports of a pipe bomb, however, that has been cleared.
RCMP say there is no evidence of an active threat, nor any injuries."
Burnaby RCMP said shooting scare at Metrotown mall unfounded.