Connect with us

Subscribe To Breaking News Alerts Mailing List. Enter Your Email Address to Receive a FREE GIFT!

Breaking News

Walmart Mass Shooting: Store Employee Kills 6 People, Himself



Walmart Retail Location | Walmart to Launch Membership Program “Walmart+” on September 15th | Featured

A Walmart employee killed six people before turning the gun on himself in the country's second mass shooting in four days, police said on Wednesday.

Following the Tuesday night rampage in Chesapeake, Virginia, four more people remained hospitalized in unknown condition, according to police chief Mark Solesky.

Solesky said at a news conference that the gunman died of a “self-inflicted gunshot wound,” and that the motive for the country's latest deadly outbreak of gun violence was unknown.

President Joe Biden condemned the attack as “yet another horrific and senseless act,” lamenting the fact that “there are now even more tables across the country that will have empty seats this Thanksgiving.”

He also said: “There are now more families who know the worst kind of loss and pain imaginable.”

Sign Up For The Gun Carrier Newsletter

The attack two days before Thanksgiving, which is celebrated this year on November 24, came on the heels of a weekend gun attack at a Colorado LGBTQ club that killed five people.

It was also the second mass shooting in Virginia this month: three University of Virginia football players were killed by a classmate after a field trip on November 13.

While the store was still open, emergency calls began shortly after 10:00 p.m. local time.

Officers arrived in less than two minutes and entered the Walmart two minutes later, according to Solesky.

The gunman allegedly opened fire in a room where employees take their lunch breaks, but the police chief said he couldn't confirm this.

Following that, news footage showed a large police presence surrounding the Walmart, which is located about 150 miles (240 kilometers) southeast of Washington, DC.

Up Next:

Continue Reading
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Patriot Planet Tshirt Ad

Copyright © 2022 Breaking News Alerts. This copyrighted material may not be republished without express permission. The information presented here is for general educational purposes only. MATERIAL CONNECTION DISCLOSURE: You should assume that this website has an affiliate relationship and/or another material connection to the persons or businesses mentioned in or linked to from this page and may receive commissions from purchases you make on subsequent web sites. You should not rely solely on information contained in this email to evaluate the product or service being endorsed. Always exercise due diligence before purchasing any product or service. This website contains advertisements.

Is THE newsletter for…


Stay informed on the latest news developments, breaking stories, and expert analysis from the world of politics. Our kick-ass interviews, podcasts cover a wide range of topics, including discussions on policy, campaigns, and elections are delivered to your inbox 100% FREE!



Subscribe below and get exclusive content from our top sources. Also, you'll get a FREE gift as a new subscriber.