Mass Shooting At NY Grocery Store, Gunman On Run

NBC New York reports:

Three people were shot at a Stop & Shop grocery store in West Hempstead on Tuesday, law enforcement sources tell News 4, and the suspect in the attack remained at large as of early afternoon.

One of the victims is believed dead and two others are injured. The suspect is thought to have fled after the shooting, possibly jumping on a nearby bus to escape. No further details about him were immediately made available.

An eyewitness described a commotion in the moments after the incident. “Everybody seemed to start running out of the store, panicked and frantic,” Liz Crew-Lee told News 4.