At least 2 killed, 1 injured in shooting at Thornton, Colo. Walmart

Nichole Vega
November 3, 2017

Thornton police say the two victims are men. also one woman has been transported to an area hospital. Thornton police say patrol officers searched the store for the possible shooter.

"Shooting just occurred at Walmart, 9900 Grant St, multiple parties down", the Thornton Colorado Police Department tweeted. Police vehicles and swat have swarmed the area, apparently looking for two people suspected of firing the weapons.

It is located off Interstate 25 in Thornton, which is north of downtown Denver.

Detectives said that the shooting appeared to be random and not linked to terror.

Investigators have not released any details about the circumstances of the shooting or the condition of the injured woman.

He recounted that "the employees started screaming and the customers started screaming" as people began to flee the store.

Guadalupe Perez was inside the store with her young son when she heard what she thought was a balloon popping. "Let's go. Leave the groceries". "But thank God we're OK and nothing happened to us".

Special agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives were assisting local police.

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