According to the recent news report. An unfortunate incident took place at the Kroger parking lot! A 23-year-old is shot and killed in the Little Rock Kroger parking lot. A 23-year-old man was shot in the stomach and killed during a drug deal in the Little Rock Kroger parking lot on Sunday afternoon.
Furthermore, Little Rock Police are investigating the shooting as a murder, according to a tweet from the department on Monday. Kroger worker heard the shooting and was able to locate the victim before calling the police. Police asked people to avoid the area at 8415 West Markham Street in a tweet Sunday.
— Little Rock Police (@LRpolice) February 28, 2021
The police report said that when the officers arrived at the scene, they met 23-year-old Xavier Crosby, who was shot. He told the officers that he was there to “do some kind of marijuana exchange,” according to the police report. Crosby was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital where he underwent an operation. He later died of his wounds.
The suspect was described in a police report as a black man driving a white sedan. The police are still investigating. Crosby told investigators that he was supposed to meet a man in the parking lot, but instead the suspect shot him and then left.
In this regard, it is reported that Crosby underwent surgery shortly after arriving at the hospital but died of those injuries overnight. His body was taken to the Arkansas Crime Laboratory for an autopsy. While the investigation is underway.