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A few hours later, George, 46, drove some 27 miles with his wife, daughter and granddaughter to the Walmart in nearby Tumwater to make an exchange. While they were in a checkout line to purchase some additional items, George heard loud bangs from the back of the store. He knew immediately the noises were gunshots..

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