Information from WYSH Radio
The Clinton Police Department is questioning a man in a fatal shooting at Walmart in Clinton on Friday afternoon.
A suspect was quickly taken into custody after the shooting, which was reported at the Walmart store on Tanner Lane at about 1:15 p.m. Friday.
According to CPD Chief Rick Scarbrough, the person being questioned at the Clinton Police Department is the ex-husband of the victim’s wife.
During the first 911 call, dispatchers were told that a person was “down” in front of the lawn and garden entrance of the store. The caller said a man had been shot, and that another man, who she believed to be the shooter, was still in the parking lot of the store.
Officers were on the scene within three minutes, and the suspect was taken into custody. [Read more…]