Man Stabbed Himself To Death Inside Target With Knife He Stole From Kitchen Section… And The Store Stayed Open!
What a way to start your day.
On Wednesday morning, an unidentified man walked into a Target in Fontana, Cali. and stabbed himself to death in his torso with a knife he stole from the kitchen section!
The Fontana Police Department says that surveillance video shows the victim walking into the store around 11 a.m. PST and taking "a knife out of a package before using it to stab himself."
Shortly after police arrived, they found the man in the housewares section dead at the scene.
Christopher Calle, a shopper at the time, said he heard people yelling, saying:
"There were just people screaming oh we need help and we were trying to figure out which aisle, where he was and people were like 'don't do it, don't do it.'"
What makes this even more disturbing is that Target apparently allowed guests to continue shopping after the incident was reported for close to two hours!
Though the section of the store was "secured and covered" and the public couldn't easily see the scene, shopper Marlene Rodriguez spoke to Los Angeles News Group, saying: