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

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.

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."

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.

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.

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

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