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Walmart Manager Shot
Jason Mahi Undergoing Surgery For Gunshot to Abdomen
Anchorage Police responded to a shooting at the midtown Walmart Saturday.
Shortly before 3 PM, a 45-year-old man, and double amputee in a Walmart motorized buggy entered the store with a medium-sized unrestrained dog.
Manager Jason Mahi 33, approached the man and asked him to put the dog on a leash.The man produced a had gun and shot Mahi in the abdomen.
An off-duty police officer in the store at the time rendered first aid ti Mahi before running to detain the suspect.
Mahi was rushed to a local hospital to undergo surgery.
The 45 year-old man is at APD headquarters for questioning and will be named after he is charged.