NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio – North Olmsted Police said a shooting has occurred at the Home Depot at 26241 Brookpark Road.
Police said that a 34-year-old male shot a 34-year-old male in the parking lot. Sources tell newsnet5.com that the suspect was waiting for the victim in the parking lot, and he got out of his car, into the victim’s van, and shot him.
“They know each other, don’t know how well. Well enough for the victim to tell us who the shooter was,” Bob Wager, officer from the North Olmsted Police Department, said.
Police arrested the shooter within minutes after the shooting occurred.
North Olmsted Fire tells newsnet5.com that crews transported a man to Fairview Hospital with a gunshot wound to the back. He was conscious when he was transported.
A spokesperson for Home Depot said that the company is cooperating fully with the police investigation, and that the store will remain open.