Mother Shot Inside Hickory Mall After Man’s Concealed 9mm Accidentally Discharges


This past Thursday a mother was accidentally shot by her boyfriend’s 9mm pistol in Hickory, NC’s Valley Hills Mall.

According to police, Taliah Tilley was walking through the mall with her son and her boyfriend, A-Duan Namon Walker. Her son unintentionally knocked Walker’s 9mm out of its holster, the gun then hit the ground, discharged, and a single bullet hit both of Tilley’s feet.

She is still recovering after last weeks accident since doctors couldn’t fully remove all of the bullet fragments out of her feet.

A summons has been issued by a local magistrate for Walker on a misdemeanor charge of carrying a concealed weapon without a permit.