Incident Summary:

10/24/2018: An assailant opened fire on African American civilians at a Kroger grocery store along Hurstbourne Parkway in Jeffersontown, Kentucky, United States. Maurice Stallard was killed in the store and Vickie Jones was killed in the parking lot. This was one of two incidents carried out by the same assailant within a 15 minute time period. Authorities arrested Gregory Alan Bush in connection with the attacks. According to a witness, Bush stated "whites don't kill whites" during the incident.



United States

North America

region/u.s. state:



Location Details:
The incident occurred along Hurstbourne Parkway.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Not Applicable
Specific Description African American Civilians: Maurice Stallard, Vickie Jones
Nationality of Target United States
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Handgun
Weapon Details
A pistol was used in the attack.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?Yes
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
White supremacists/nationalists No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 1
Number of Captured Perpetrators 1
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 2 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 2
Number of U.S. Fatalities 2
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
"Suspect in Kroger shooting tried to enter black church before attack," New York Post, October 26, 2018.