TWO people have been killed outside a supermarket after a security guard allegedly confronted a suspected shoplifter.
Gunshots rang out around 10:25 a.m. Friday just steps from the Giant supermarket in Oxon Hill, Maryland.
Prince George’s County Police Department responded to the shooting and found two victims with gunshot wounds.
A man died at the scene while a female victim was taken to the hospital, where she later died.
The police have not identified the victims.
Authorities did not immediately release the suspect’s description.
According to NBC 4 Washington, the shooting could have stemmed from a confrontation between a security guard and a shoplifter.
A witness told the outlet they heard multiple gunshots inside the store.
Police have confirmed the shooting was an isolated incident and the shoppers were not at risk.
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https://www.the-sun.com/news/6601129/shooting-giant-supermark-oxon-hill-maryland/ Oxon Hill grocery store shooting leaves two dead in gun rampage ‘after security guard confronted alleged shoplifter’