ELKHART — The Elkhart community is mourning after a shooting at a local Martin's Super Market store that left three people, including the shooter, dead.
Police say Shawn Walter Bair, 22, of Elkhart, entered the grocery store just after 10 p.m. and shot two women before being shot and killed by police. Sgt. Trent Smith with the Indiana State Police said when the Elkhart officers responded, they heard gunfire as they entered the store and followed the sound to where they found the man pointing his gun at a man forced to his knees.
The victims were identified as 20-year-old Krystle Dikes, a store employee, and 44-year-old Rachelle Godfread, who was shopping at the time of the shooting. Both women were from Elkhart.
Several people in our community are pausing to remember the victims who tragically lost their lives Wednesday night.
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