Mass shooting suspect identified as Walmart employee …
CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WRIC) — Walmart has confirmed the identity of the man suspected of shooting more than 12 people, killing six, Tuesday evening inside a Walmart store in Chesapeake.
The alleged shooter was identified by the company as a store associate, 31-year-old Andre Bing, of Chesapeake. Bing was confirmed to be an overnight team lead at the store, and a spokesperson for Walmart said he has been employed with the company for more than ten years — since 2010.
Bing was found dead in the store’s break room alongside three additional shooting victims. Police confirmed he died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He was armed with one handgun, and police said he had multiple magazines on his person.