Walmart employee fatally shot outside Bedford Park store
BEDFORD PARK, Ill. –An employee of Walmart in Bedford Park was shot to death in a car in the store’s parking lot.
It happened around 4 p.m. Thursday at the Walmart at 70th and South Cicero Avenue.
Police arrived to find the body in the front seat of a vehicle.
Witnesses say they saw a man in dark clothing running away.
Investigators do not know they killer’s motive. The victim hasn’t been publicly identified yet.
A Walmart spokesperson released the following statement Thursday night:
“We’re deeply saddened that one of our Walmart family members lost his life today. We’re still learning more about this horrible incident and assisting law enforcement however we can. Our thoughts are with his family at this time.”