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4 arrested after shooting in Walmart parking lot injures 2

November 6, 2019

WARRENTON, Va. (AP) — Two adults and two juveniles have been arrested after a shooting in a Walmart parking lot that left a man and a woman injured.

The Fauquier County Sheriff’s office said Wednesday that the four suspects were arrested after they were involved in a car crash fleeing the scene.

Newsoutlets report the shooting occurred late Tuesday afternoon in the Walmart lot in Warrenton. A 20-year-old man and an 18-year-old woman were shot inside their car after a confrontation. They were taken to the hospital for injuries that are not life-threatening.

Police say the suspects fled and then were involved in a crash. Authorities say the suspects fled on foot and were all arrested over several hours Tuesday night. They face charges including malicious wounding and shooting into an occupied vehicle.