Double amputee shoots Wal-mart manager, flees in motorized wheelchair

An off-duty cop heard the shot in the store, which started as a dispute over the man's unleashed service dog


By Neil Torquiano
NBC - 2 KTUU

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A double amputee in a motorized wheelchair with a medium-sized service dog allegedly shot a Walmart manager Saturday afternoon over a dispute about the dog, according to the Anchorage Police Department.

Anita Shell, APD spokesperson, said the shooting happened shortly before 3 p.m. inside the Walmart on A Street and later identified the shooting victim as 33-year-old manager Jason Mahi.

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