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4 people shot at tax preparation company after woman got upset when her refund check wasn’t ready

By Mason White 11:10 AM March 2, 2014
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By: Hydar Tomar
(Scroll down for video) Four people were hospitalized after a woman became upset that her tax refund check wasn’t ready, police in Michigan said.

Detroit Police said that the incident occurred on Friday, and that the 19-year-old shooter was in police custody.

The woman who started the argument turned herself in to police. The shooting was reported around 3:30 p.m., at the Tax City Tax Service.

According to the initial police investigation, the shooting occurred after the woman was upset when her tax refund check was not ready. The woman fought with a security guard and she was kicked out of the office.

Later, the man she was with, pulled out a gun and started shooting at the office. Four employee were hit and were transported to a local hospital in serious condition.var p = new anv_pl_def(); p.config = {}; p.config.width = 610; p.config.height = 360; p.loadVideoExpressV3(‘eyJ1cGxvYWRfaWQiOiJleHByZXNzLTEzOTM3NDE5ODcxMjQiLCJ2aWRlb190eXBlIjoiMSIsInNyY19pbWFnZV91cmwiOiJodHRwOi8vbWVkaWEyLnd4eXouY29tL3Bob3RvLzIwMTQvMDIvMjgvMTZ4OS9XaXRuZXNzX3RlbGxzX3doYXRfaGFwcGVuZWRfaW5fRGV0cm9pdF90XzEzNzgzMjAwMDBfMzE5NTA2OF92ZXIxLjBfNjQwXzQ4MC5qcGciLCJkZWZfdGl0bGUiOiJXaXRuZXNzX3RlbGxzX3doYXRfaGFwcGVuZWRfaW5fRGV0cm9pdF90XzEzNzgzMl8yMDE0MDMwMTA0MTcyNyIsInRpdGxlIjoiV2l0bmVzc190ZWxsc193aGF0X2hhcHBlbmVkX2luX0RldHJvaXRfdF8xMzc4MzJfMjAxNDAzMDEwNDE3MjciLCJkZWZfZGVjc3JpcHRpb24iOiIiLCJwdWJsaXNoZWRfdXJscyI6W3siZm9ybWF0IjoibXA0OyIsImVtYmVkX3VybCI6Imh0dHA6Ly9tZWRpYTIud3h5ei5jb20vdmlkZW8vdmlkZW9fc3R1ZGlvLzIwMTQvMDIvMjgvV2l0bmVzc190ZWxsc193aGF0X2hhcHBlbmVkX2luX0RldHJvaXRfdF8xMzc4MzIubXA0IiwicHJvdG9jb2wiOiJtcDQ7IiwiY2RuX25hbWUiOiJBa2FtYWkiLCJrYnBzIjo1MDB9XSwiY2FwdGlvbnMiOlt7Imxhbmd1YWdlIjoiZW4iLCJmb3JtYXQiOiJERlhQIiwidXJsIjoiaHR0cDovL21lZGlhMi53eHl6LmNvbS92aWRlby92aWRlb19zdHVkaW8vMjAxNC8wMi8yOC9jYXB0aW9ucy9XaXRuZXNzX3RlbGxzX3doYXRfaGFwcGVuZWRfaW5fRGV0cm9pdF90XzEzNzgzMjAwMDAuZGZ4cCJ9XSwidHNfcHVibGlzaGVkIjoiMjAxNF8wMl8yOCJ9|1000011|SPS’);