BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP — A 17-year-old boy was killed and a man injured by a shooting in the parking lot of a Walmart store Thursday night.
Shots were the shots were fired in the parking lot of the store in the Liberty Square Center on Mount Holly Road in Burlington Township around 10:15 p.m., according to Burlington police. The teen and the man were taken to Cooper University Hospital in Camden where the teen died.
Police said the gunman fled the parking lot after the shooting and no arrests have yet been made.
Burlington Township police and the Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office remained all night at the scene. They did not disclose their identities or a motive for the shooting.
Video shows at least 8 evidence markers between a Mustang and a Toyota parked next to each other and near the store entrance. A third car’s rear window was shattered.
A store employee told CBS 3 Philly that the shots sounded like firecrackers and that shoppers ran for cover.
This is a breaking news report that will be continuously updated as more information becomes available.
Contact reporter Dan Alexander at Dan.Alexander@townsquaremedia.com or via Twitter @DanAlexanderNJ
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