3 Walmart customers hospitalized after two men spray unknown substance inside storeBy Mason White 10:20 AM August 20, 2013
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By: Sarah Weiss
(Scroll down for video) Three people were rushed to the hospital after two men sprayed an unknown substance inside a Walmart store, causing the victims to feel sick, according to police reports in Texas.
Houston Police said that detectives are looking for two suspects, who sprayed an unknown substance in a Houston Walmart.
Harris County Sheriff deputies responded to the scene around 9:45 pm at the Walmart located at 3506 S SH 6. Two suspects entered the store and then sprayed an unknown substance inside the store. Walmart employees and customers were evacuated from the store.
Three customers were taken to West Houston Hospital. Hazardous materials reached the location and inspected the store.
The powdered substance has not yet been identified.
The two suspects fled the scene and have not yet been arrested. A surveillance video of the scene will be released at a later time, as it is an open and ongoing investigation.
Police said that if anyone knows the identity or the location of the suspects in the case, they should contact the Harris County Sheriff Office.