Eufaula Winn-Dixie releases statement following shooting at grocery store

EUFAULA, AL (WTVM) – One person has been arrested in connection to a shooting at the Winn-Dixie on S. Eufaula Ave Wednesday night.

One person was shot in the upper body and taken to the Dothan-area hospital by Eufaula Rescue. His injuries do not appear to be life-threatening, according to police.

After an extensive search of the area by officers of several agencies and an Alabama Department of Corrections K-9 Team, no other suspects were located.

On Thursday, Winn-Dixie released the following statement:

We are taking this matter very seriously as the trust and safety of our customers and associates is our highest priority. We are working closely with the City of Eufaula Police Department in their ongoing investigation and thank them for their efforts and quick response. - Regional Vice President Drew Elkins

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