Police respond to active shooter at Colorado supermarket 


BREAKING NEWS: Police respond to active shooter at a Colorado supermarket

  • Authorities are responding to active shooter situation at a Boulder supermarket
  • Police warned local residents to ‘avoid the area’ of the King Soopers store 
  • The King Soopers supermarket is a brand of Kroger in the Rocky Mountain area
  • The store where the incident is unfolding is located at 3600 Table Mesa Drive

Colorado authorities are responding to an active shooter situation at a supermarket. 

‘ALERT: Active Shooter at the King Soopers on Table Mesa. AVOID THE AREA. PIO is en-route,’ officers from the Boulder Police Department tweeted just before 3pm local time. 

According to BNO News, there are reports of ‘multiple people down’. There are also reports of there being ‘multiple shooters inside’ the store. 

Video from local outlets show the grocery store surrounded by police and other first responders.

In one video, police are heard announcing: ‘The entire building is surrounded. You need to surrender. Come out with your hands up, unarmed.’

Colorado authorities are responding to an active shooter situation at a supermarket in Boulder 

'ALERT: Active Shooter at the King Soopers on Table Mesa. AVOID THE AREA. PIO is en-route,' officers from the Boulder Police Department tweeted just before 3pm local time

‘ALERT: Active Shooter at the King Soopers on Table Mesa. AVOID THE AREA. PIO is en-route,’ officers from the Boulder Police Department tweeted just before 3pm local time

Local reports say there are 'multiple people down'. There are also reports of there being 'multiple shooters inside' the store

Local reports say there are ‘multiple people down’. There are also reports of there being ‘multiple shooters inside’ the store

Another video of the incident from YouTube shows two victims lying on the ground in the parking lot of the store. 

At least one victim is seen lying on the floor inside the store just moments before more gunshots are heard. 

Local reports say at least one victim is a police officer. Authorities have also requested helicopter assistance to airlift the injured to local hospitals. 

The King Soopers supermarket is a brand of Kroger in the Rocky Mountain area. 

The store where the incident is unfolding is located at 3600 Table Mesa Drive. 

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