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Man Wielding 2 Handguns in Walmart Fatally Shot by Pennsylvania Police

December 14, 2015  | 

A man wielding two handguns was shot and killed by police at a Walmart in Pennsylvania, authorities said.

The man walked into the store in Stroudsburg late Saturday night and started pointing a gun at people, Pennsylvania State Police said.

Stroud Area Regional Police were called to the scene. Officers arrived and told the man to drop his gun, but he refused and pointed his weapon at police, authorities told Fox 8.

Officers shot the man in the upper chest area. He was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital.


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