Collierville Kroger Shooting Death of Olivia King – Obituary
Olivia King has died in the fatal Memphis, Collierville shooting that occurred at the Kroger on Thursday, September 23, 2021. It happened when a man that had been fired from the store in the morning of Thursday, opened fire, leading to fatal injuries and 12 hospitalized.
It happened at 240 New Byhalia Road at about 1:30 p.m. when Olivia had gone to the shop from Daily Mass, according to the 70-year-old’s son, Wes King.
Collierville Police Chief Dale Lane described the scene as horrific, and one of the worst he has seen in his career.
The gunman, who has not been named, turned the gun on himself and died from the self-inflicted bullet wound.