Active shooter stopped by Florida deputies after firing at grocery customers

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ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — Deputies said a man opened fire at customers inside a grocery store Thursday afternoon.

Deputies confronted the active shooter and shot him.

The active-shooter situation unfolded at Grocery Advantage on Lillian Highway.

Deputies said the man was acting erratically and showed a gun when deputies approached him at the rear of the store.

The suspect was taken to a hospital.

No deputies or civilians were injured.

FDLE will lead the investigation into the shooting.

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