One of many victims killed within the Colorado grocery store shooting was an worker who had worked for the grocery store for decades and “liked” being there, a pal mentioned Tuesday.
Teri Leiker, 51, had thought-about her joyful place to be the King Soopers grocery store in southern Boulder, which grew to become the goal of a lethal assault Monday, pal Lexi Knutson advised Reuters.
“She liked going to work and loved every part about being there,” Knutson mentioned.
Leiker had gotten the job via a particular wants work program.
She had been employed there for some 30 years and even met her boyfriend there, Knutson mentioned.
“Her boyfriend and her had been good pals and commenced relationship within the fall of 2019. He was working yesterday too,” Knutson mentioned.
Leiker’s boyfriend survived the rampage, Knutson mentioned.
Police on Tuesday recognized her as one of many 10 victims.
The others killed within the shooting had been recognized as Denny Stong, 20, Neven Stanisic, 23, Rikki Olds, 25, Tralona Bratkowiak, 49, Suzanne Fountain, 59, Eric Talley, 51, Kevin Mahoney, 61, Lynn Murray, 62, and Jody Waters, 65.
Police have charged a 21-year-old man, Ahmad Al Aliwi Alissa, in connection to the bloodbath.
With Put up wires