The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office also tweeted about the incident, writing, "Detectives are investigating a shooting that took place INSIDE Publix in RPB". Their identities have not been disclosed. - A shooting inside a Florida supermarket Thursday left three people dead, including the shooter, authorities said. Police did not say which one was believed responsible for the shooting. And will be updated when more information becomes available.
Palm Beach County Commissioner Melissa McKinlay said the deceased child is a toddler.
The store's parking lot was blocked off with crime scene tape and multiple patrol cars from the sheriff's office following the shooting, local media outlet WPEC reported.
In a statement obtained by WKMG-TV, a spokesperson for the large grocery store chain said, "Our thoughts are with those who are impacted by this tragedy".
In a statement provided to Fox News, a Publix spokesperson referred all questions about the shooting to the sheriff's office.
Three people were killed at a store in Palm Beach County, according to police.
Deputies discovered three people, one adult male, one adult female, and one youngster, dead from gunshot wounds when they arrived.
This was the latest shooting in south Florida in recent days.