MADISON (WKOW) — Customers ran for shelter after gunfire rang out Saturday night at a Verona Road convenience store.
A father was walking out of a convenience store about 9:15 p.m. Saturday with his three young daughters when he heard people arguing in the parking lot.
Then he saw several muzzle flashes. according to a Madison police department incident report.
The father grabbed his children and ran back inside the Speedway gas station, 4902 Verona Rd.
Inside, a 59-year-old military veteran was standing at one of its doors where he instructed panicked customers and staff members inside the store to stay safe by getting down of the floor.
A witness saw people get into a black sedan and into an SUV and drive away. There were no reports of injuries or property damage.