At 10:13 p.m. Wednesday evening, New Rochelle Police responded to a report by police on the scene of a person being shot in the parking lot of Marshall's department store 200 Petersville road in New Rochelle.
Police reported the incident as a suicide attempt.
The incident took place on the exit ramp leaving the Home Goods/Marshall's parking lot. Police sources tell Talk of the Sound the man used a gun on himself as the police arrived on the scene. The victim was taken under police escort to Jacobi Medical Center in critical condition.
Police were responding to the scene after receiving reports that a man was in the Marshall's story making threats against employees. Police identified a man matching the description from the store employees and approached him. The man responded by pulling out a gun, placing it under his chin and pulling the trigger. He suffered wounds to his chin and head.