On July 30, 2019 a gunman fatally shot two Wal-mart employees and wounded a police officer before he was shot and arrested Tuesday at a Wal-mart in Southhaven, Mississippi.
The gunman and Wal-mart employee is identified as Martez Abram, 39. Abram was shot by a Southaven Police officer and was hospitalized in an unknown condition.
Both of the people who died Tuesday morning were Walmart employees. One employee was found dead in the store and another was found dead in the parking lot.
"The entire Walmart family is heartbroken by the loss of two valued members of our team,"
Greg Foran, president and CEO of Walmart U.S., said in a statement.