The shooting in the Tennessee ‘Kroger’ grocery store caused one person’s death, while thirteen others are hospitalised. According to local media reports, the shooting started at about 1:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon. The shooter is also dead, possibly of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. His body was found at the rear of the store with his car was parked in the parking lot.
Some videos on social media confused Internet users when showed a person standing on the roof of the store with his arms raised as police arrived. First, people were sure it was the shooter, but later police confirmed he was a store employee who was working on the roof when the shooting started.
In addition, it was reported that nearby Collierville High School had been placed on lockdown. The investigation was said to be taken by state and federal police agencies.