Boulder Supermarket Shooter identified as 21-year-old man
UPDATE: March 23, 2021 at 9:05 am
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) – Police have identified a 21-year-old man as the suspect in the murder of 10 people at a supermarket in Boulder, Colo.
Authorities also identified nine victims on Tuesday after previously identifying a police officer who had been killed. Authorities said the victims were men and women between the ages of 20 and 65.
Monday’s shooting in the crowded supermarket sent terrorized shoppers and workers looking for safety and stunned a state and nation that mourned multiple mass murders. Boulder Police Chief Maris Herold said police engaged in a shootout with the suspect inside the supermarket and that was when Constable Eric Talley was kill.
ORIGINAL STORY: March 22, 2021 9:00 p.m.
BOULDER, Colorado (AP) – Police say 10 people were killed in a Colorado supermarket shootout, including a police officer.
Boulder Police Chief Maris Herold told a press conference Monday night that a suspect was in custody and undergoing medical treatment.
Police said they were still investigating and did not have details on the motive. The officer who was killed was Eric Talley, 51. He had been with the Boulder Police Force since 2010.
The identities of the nine other victims were not disclosed Monday evening, the police still informing the members of their families.