Kroger Shooting: At Least 2 People Dead, Suspect Fled Scene After Armed Citizen Shoots Back, Police Say

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October 25, 2018

There has been some disturbing news that has come in the newsroom. A man has shot and killed two people at a Kroger grocery store.

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On Wednesday, October 24, at about 2:30 p.m., two people were shot and killed at a Kroger store in Jeffersontown, Kentucky, according to "WBKO."

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Jeffersontown Police Chief Sam Rogers says that the suspect, Gregory Alan Bush, had walked inside the store and shot multiple rounds at a man, killing him. Then proceeded back outside to the parking lot and fatally shot at a female victim.

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An armed citizen with a gun engaged with the shooter in the parking lot, but Bush was able to flee the scene before police arrived. The police found him a short while later on a nearby road.

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Chief Sam Rogers believes that these two victims were shot at random.

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Officials hope to have an update on the incident Thursday morning. Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone involved.