When a man’s life is on the line: Man shot dead at Walmart

A man was shot to death outside a Walmart in Alabama on Sunday night, authorities said.

The incident happened at about 11:30 p.m. at the Walmart at the corner of E. Highway 1804 and North Central Drive in Birmingham, according to Alabama Department of Public Safety spokesperson Brian Clements.

The man, identified as Eric Thomas, died at the scene, Clements said.

Authorities did not immediately have a motive.