Woman injured when shots fired in Haines City Walmart parking

Haines City Walmart

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — Haines City police confirmed a woman was airlifted to the hospital Thursday after a shooting in a Walmart parking lot.

Police said the incident started as an argument inside the store. The suspect’s attorney contacted law enforcement later Thursday, officials said.

“Our suspect turned herself in to her attorney tonight. He contacted law enforcement after that. She did not provide any further statements,” acting Haines City Police Chief Jay Hopwood said.

The injured woman was shot in the abdomen. She is expected to survive.

Stay with WFLA News Channel 8 for updates.

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