Shooter kills two people, commits suicide at Florida supermarket

Reuters
Reuters

ROYAL PALM BEACH, Fla. - The company is Florida’s largest grocery chain and has more than 1,200 stores in the Southern United States.



By AP

Published: Thu 10 Jun 2021, 10:19 PM

A shooting inside a Florida supermarket Thursday left three people dead, including the shooter, authorities said.

A man, woman and child died in the shooting at a Publix in Royal Palm Beach, Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Teri Barbera said in a statement. She did not say whether it was the man or the woman who did the shooting, but said the shooter was among the three dead.

Publix had no immediate comment. The company is Florida’s largest grocery chain and has more than 1,200 stores in the Southern United States.

Royal Palm Beach is a middle-class suburb of 40,000 residents, about 15 miles (24 kilometers) inland from Palm Beach.


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