Grocery store owner shot dead in Plainfield

July 2, 2011 6:40:09 PM PDT
Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a grocery store owner in Plainfield.

The shooting happened just after 4:00 Saturday afternoon at the Leaty grocery store on East 6th Street.

Police found two people shot at the store.

One was the store owner, 47-year old Eduardo Leaty. The other was a person who worked at the store.

Leaty was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital.

Police say the wounded store worker is expected to survive.