King Sooper Shooting Victims


Adrian Sowers, Writer

This last weekend was yet another mass shooting incident. The shooting took place in Boulder, Colorado at King Soopers Grocery Store. Ten people died including Officer Eric Tally who had seven children and the following people:

Denny Strong, 20

Neven Stanisis, 23

Rikki Olds, 25

Tralona Bartkowiak, 49

Teri Leiker, 51

Eric Talley, 51

Suzanne Fountain, 59

Kevin Mahoney, 61

Lynn Murray, 62

Jody Waters, 65

Krogers, who owns King Soopers, recognized three of the people above as associates of King Soopers. Krogers said they were deeply saddened and horrified to learn of this fatal event. Thousands of people from around the country have traveled to this location to leave flowers and other items in remembrance of the people that have died. Just hours after the shooting, Boulder Police had a procession for fallen Officer Tally.