The suspect has been identified as Ahmad Al Aliwi Alissa, 21, of Arvada
At approximately 2:40 p.m. on Monday, March 22, officers were dispatched to the King Soopers at 3600 Table Mesa Drive for a report of an active shooter
*Officers arrived on scene within minutes and immediately entered the store and engaged the suspect. There was an exchange of gunfire during which the suspect was shot. No other officers were injured. The suspect was then taken into custody at 3:28 p.m. He was transported to the hospital for treatment and is now in stable condition.
The suspect has been identified as Ahmad Al Aliwi Alissa, 21, of Arvada. He has been charged with 10 counts of murder in the first degree and will be transported to the Boulder County jail today.
Dozens of agencies continued to investigate yesterday’s mass shooting at the King Soopers at 3600 Table Mesa Drive.
The Boulder County Coroner’s Office worked overnight to identify all of the victims and notify the next of kin.
The last victim was removed from the scene at 1:30 a.m. today (Tuesday, March 23).
By 2:02 a.m., all of the victims had been identified.
By 3:59 a.m., the families of the victims had been notified.
Boulder Police Chief Maris Herold said the victims were between 20- and 65-years-old at a news conference on Tuesday.
Among the dead was 51-year-old Eric Talley, who was the first police officer to respond to the shooting
Police Officer Eric Talley was shot and killed at about 2:30 pm while responding to an active shooter incident at the King Sooper grocery store at 3600 Table Mesa Drive. Officer Talley was the first officer to arrive at the scene and was shot as he engaged the gunman. The subject was taken into custody a short time later after being wounded. The subject murdered a total of 10 people, including Officer Talley, during the incident. Officer Talley had served with the Boulder Police Department for 11 years. He is survived by his wife, seven children, and parents.