Suspect shot, apparently dead in Texas Wal-Mart shooting

Credit: KAMR

AMARILLO, Texas (AP) –  Police say a suspect has been shot and is apparently dead after officers responded to a reported shooting inside a Wal-Mart store in Amarillo, Texas.

The Amarillo Police Department released a brief statement saying hostages inside the store are safe and an investigation is underway. No details were immediately provided, but police urged residents to avoid the area.

Authorities are also looking to talk to any witnesses who may have been inside of Walmart at the time.

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