Hero security guard Aaron Salter Jr. among 10 killed in Buffalo mass shooting

Buffalo mass shooting death of Aaron Salter Jr. – Obituary

55-year-old Aaron Salter Jr., a security guard, has been remembered as a hero who lost his life trying to stop the gunman during Buffalo’s supermarket mass shooting that left a total of 10 people dead.

According to official reports, Aaron Salter Jr. was a retired police officer with decades of service in the Buffalo Police Department. He was a lieutenant when he retired from the department.

Aaron Salter Jr. opened fire at the gunman who had tactical gear on at the time of the shooting. He returned fire at Salter, hitting him fatally.