11/23/2022, 2:41 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Walmart shooter was store's employee, police confirms

The perpetrator in the shooting at a Walmart store in Chesapeake, Virginia, who killed at least seven and injured four was the facility's employee, the local police's chief Mark Solesky said on Wednesday at a press conference.

Solesky also confirmed that the shooter seems to have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He declined to identify the perpetrator as his family has not been informed of his death yet.

The officials added the store in question will remain closed for the next few days while the investigation is pending.

Baha Breaking News (BBN) / JR