HIGH POINT, N.C. (WGHP) — One person was shot at a High Point Walmart on Tuesday afternoon and a suspect has been charged with first-degree murder, according to the High Point Police Department.
The shooting happened at the Walmart on 2710 North Main Street around 2 p.m.
Witnesses say they heard about three gunshots, and people started running in different directions.
When they arrived, officers found a 24-year-old man who had been shot several times. He was taken to the hospital where he later died.
Within hours, police said they identified and found Zyicoren Little, 20, of High Point. He is currently being processed and charged with first-degree murder, police said.
There was a large police presence outside the store, and police tape was blocking the entrance.
When asked if the shooting happened inside or outside the store, police said they can’t answer that question yet since the investigation is ongoing.