Car crashes into California Wal-Mart, driver attacks shoppers

Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:18pm EDT

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(Reuters) - A driver crashed his car into a Wal-Mart in California, then attacked shoppers with a blunt object, injuring four people, a local newspaper reported on Sunday.

One person was injured when a red Oldsmobile Cutlass Salon crashed into the Wal-Mart in San Jose, California, about 50 miles north of San Francisco, the San Jose Mercury News reported. The driver got out of the car and assaulted three people, the paper said.

Police arrested the driver at the scene. The motive for the attack was unclear, according to the paper.

(Reporting by Brendan O'Brien in Milwaukee; Editing by Stacey Joyce)

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aidtopia wrote:
San Jose, California, is south of San Francisco, not north.

Mar 31, 2013 11:18pm EDT  --  Report as abuse
Morenooso wrote:
Unless there was overnight earthquake with California shifting 180 degrees, the San Jose I know is about 45 miles southeast of San Francisco.

Apr 01, 2013 7:01am EDT  --  Report as abuse
dualcitizen wrote:
Ban cars and blunt objects.

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