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Security forces take control of mall in Kenya
KENYA (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - According to officials on scene, security forces have taken control of the shopping mall where Islamist fighters killed at least 62 people.
They say police are doing a final sweep of shops and all the remaining hostages have been rescued.
But the terrorists say they are holding their ground and still have hostages.
There has been sporadic gunfire all morning.
Several Americans were injured in the initial attack.
"I just got out of surgery. I'm okay. I'm very grateful to be alive," said Elaine Dang, who was injured.
A militant group with ties to al Qaida is taking responsibility and claims three Americans took part in the attack.
It's not clear if any of the terrorists have been captured.