Police responded to reports of a shooting just before 10:30 a.m. Central time

By Harriet Sokmensuer
November 18, 2019 12:51 PM
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Three people are dead after a shooting at an Oklahoma Wal-Mart Monday morning, according to multiple reports.

Shortly before 10: 30 a.m., Duncan police responded to reports of an active shooter at a local Wal-Mart, the police department announced in a Facebook post. One hour later, the department announced in a post that three people were dead after a shooting in the superstore’s parking lot.

Police stated that one woman and one man were found dead in a car and a second man was found dead outside the vehicle. A handgun was located on the scene.

One of the deceased was the shooter, according to KSWO.

An owner of a business across the street from the Wal-Mart said the gunman shot himself, USA Today reports. It is unclear what the motive was and whether the shooter knew the victims.

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No one has been identified yet.

Duncan is located 80 miles south of Oklahoma City. Police could not be reached for comment Monday afternoon.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated with new developments.