Two Found Dead Outside Walmart

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SALEM, OH — Salem police say two bodies were found outside Walmart early Sunday morning.

Around 2:40 a.m., police received a 911 call saying shots were fired at the Salem Walmart on State Street.

When officers arrived, they found the bodies of a male and female in the southeast parking lot. A 9mm semi-automatic handgun was located near the male victim.

According to WKBN in Youngstown, police believe the incident to be a murder suicide.

Walmart remained closed until 10:00 a.m. Sunday.

Police are analyzing the store security video.

Click here to read more from WKBN.


Anyone with information should contact the Salem Police Department.

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