MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WTVA) - More than a dozen people were shot at a Kroger grocery store in Collierville, Tennessee, WMC-TV reported Thursday.
Police Chief Dale Lane said 12 victims were taken from the store to nearby hospitals and a 13th arrived by private vehicle.
Mass shooting at Kroger supermarket in Collierville, Tennessee. Photo Date: 9/23/2021. Credit: NBC News.
One victim died.
Police have not identified any of the victims.
Lane said the gunman is also dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The person’s identity has not been released and the chief would not confirm whether the shooter was an employee.
A current employee who was not working Thursday said one of his co-workers recognized the shooter as a Kroger employee. A family member of another employee also told WMC-TV the shooter was a Kroger employee.
Lane would also not say where the shooter’s body was found.