Six individuals have been gunned down in a mass capturing at a Walmart in Chesapeake, Virginia.
Survivors mentioned the gunman walked right into a break room and opened hearth on Tuesday night time.
The suspect was recognized by metropolis officers as 31-year-old Andre Bing of Chesapeake. Walmart mentioned he labored on the retailer as an in a single day group lead and had been an worker since 2010. He died on the scene from an obvious self-inflicted gunshot wound, police mentioned.
On Wednesday, the Metropolis of Chesapeake launched the names of the victims on Twitter.
This is what we all know in regards to the victims:
Brian Pendleton, 38
Pendleton’s mom, Michelle Johnson, informed ABC Information that her son “had an actual huge coronary heart” and beloved working at Walmart.
Pendleton had a situation known as congenital hydrocephalus, however it by no means stopped him from main a full life, she mentioned.
“He appreciated to joke, and he appreciated to make individuals chuckle, however he was an excellent employee,” Johnson mentioned.
“I will miss my son,” she mentioned.
Chesapeake hasn’t launched the identify and photograph of the sixth sufferer, a 16-year-old boy, as a result of he is a minor.