Authorities say he told them that the shooting happened in the area where the shots were heard. Deputies were able to locate a shell casing in the same area, according to the release.
Possible suspect descriptions, if any, were not immediately released.
The incident remains under investigation by the Special Investigations Unit of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office.
Deputies and medics are responding to the Family Dollar on North Dixie Drive after a man was reportedly found suffering from a gunshot wound late Sunday.
Initial reports indicate authorities responded just after 11 p.m. to the store’s parking lot, at 5607 N. Dixie Drive, on what was believed to be a medical call and discovered a gunshot victim.