A gunman walked up to a car in the parking lot of Brachs Supermarket in Lawrence, opened the door & opened fire; hitting the man behind the wheel and possibly grazing his female passenger.
According to investigators the victim was shot in the left lower side of his body, and he was bleeding heavily, according to one witness. He apparently lost control of his car and crashed into another vehicle parked in the lot.
Two young boys, around the ages of two and seven, were believed to be in the back seat of the car at the time of the shooting. They were not injured and were put in responding police patrol cars.
After the shooting, the gunman ran to his car, parked in the nearby Brach’s Supermarket parking lot, and sped off, according to investigators.
The shot man was rushed to a nearby hospital in unknown condition.
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