Victim identified in deadly Midtown shooting - Tucson News Now

Victim identified in deadly Midtown shooting

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A man was killed this morning in a shooting at a midtown Walmart grocery store.

Tucson Police received the call around 4 a.m., saying a 25-year-old man had been shot in the parking lot on the northeast corner of East Grant Road and North Alvernon Way. 

The victim has been identified as Ricky Lomax. Witnesses told police that Lomax was shot multiple times by one of several individuals with whom he was in an altercation with near the Walmart entrance.

According to police, Lomax walked through the store entrance and collapsed on the floor.

TPD officials say the shooting is not the result of a robbery, but could be gang related.

The suspect left the scene in a white four-door vehicle. The investigation is ongoing.

Stay with Tucson News Now for updates on this situation as they come in.

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