Gunman wounds 2 at Walmart shop, fatally shot by a bystander

TUMWATER, Wash. – A gunman injured two people before they fatally shot a bystander at a Walmart store in the state of Washington on Sunday evening.

The incident happened about 5 pm in Tumwater.

KOMO-TV reports that a witness says that the people stood in the row when they heard gunfire in the store. The station reports that people fled the store, the gunman followed and shots were heard outside.

The police tell the station that the gunman then attempted to carjack someone and was shot by a bystander.

A shooting victim was flown by helicopter to a hospital, while another was treated for a non-life-threatening injuries.

The police are investigating four scenes related to the shooting.

Tumwater in Thurston County, near Olympia.


Information from: KOMO-TV,

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