Greenville, NC police say 4 shot by gunman at law firm, Wal-Mart

Published on Friday, 21 June 2013 13:12 - Written by

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police in Greenville say a man armed with a shotgun wounded one person at a law firm before crossing a busy street and entering a Wal-Mart, where three more people were shot and wounded.

Greenville Police Chief Hassan Aden said the suspect was shot and wounded by officers late Friday morning.

Authorities say a gunman shot one person at the law firm across the street from the Wal-Mart, then crossed five lanes of traffic and entered the store, where they say three more people were shot.

Officers located the suspect outside the store and shot him near the entrance.

The conditions of the shooting victims weren't known Friday afternoon.

 

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