Ellenwood Kroger reopens after deadly shooting

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Published: Nov. 21, 2022 at 5:43 PM EST
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ATLANTA, Ga. (Atlanta News First) - A grocery store in Ellenwood is back open after a shooting took place there.

18-year-old Nikeem Hargrove was killed after a fight inside a Kroger store escalated into a shooting outside in the parking lot.

The store was shut down for more than a day for the investigation after the shooting. It reopened yesterday morning.

Police have arrested 18-year-old Omarion Thomas in connection to this shooting.

In a statement, Kroger said the safety and security of employees and customers is their top priority.