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  • Widow of man shot in theater ‘for texting’ hits out at judge after ‘shooter’ released

    07/13/2014 10:21:09 AM PDT · by Albion Wilde · 260 replies
    UK DailyMail online ^ | 11 July 2014 | By ALEX GREIG and SNEJANA FARBEROV
    Bail was set at $150,000 for the release of Curtis Reeves, 71, accused of second-degree murder in the shooting death of Chad Oulson, 43 Appeals court ruled that a district judge may have made an error by failing to set bail for Reeves Reeves shot and killed Oulson at a movie theater in January after a dispute over text messaging The former police captain must stay home, wear an ankle monitor, surrender his guns and avoid contact with victim's widow 'We are flooded, we are devastated,' said lawyer representing Nicole Oulson after news of Reeves' impending release
  • Gunman stabbed 3 to death before spree

    05/25/2014 8:57:41 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 40 replies
    New York Post ^ | Kathianne Boniello, David K. Li, Laura Italiano and Linda Massarella
    Only when cops entered Rodger’s nearby apartment did they find his first victims: three multiply-stabbed men whose names were withheld Saturday night, pending family notification. It remained unclear Saturday night if any of the three were Rodger’s two roommates. He had written in the manifesto that he would “have to kill” them so he could turn the place into “my personal torture and killing chamber.” “I will start luring people into my apartment, knock them out with a hammer, and slit their throats. I will torture some of the good looking people before I kill them, assuming that the good...
  • Elliot Rodger, Santa Barbara mass shooting suspect, "My Twisted World" manifesto

    05/24/2014 7:07:53 PM PDT · by Dallas59 · 43 replies
    Scribed ^ | 5/24/2014 | Scribed
    The killers online manifesto. He wanted to kill a year ago.
  • Little Falls Man Found Guilty On All Four Counts Of Murder

    04/29/2014 1:57:58 PM PDT · by TurboZamboni · 175 replies
    SeeBS ^ | 4-29-14 | cbs
    LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP/WCCO) — The Little Falls, Minn. man who shot and killed two teenagers after they broke into his home has been found guilty of all four counts of premeditated murder. After roughly three hours of deliberation, the jury found 65-year-old Byron Smith guilty of two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of second-degree murder for the shooting deaths of 18-year-old Haile Kifer and 17-year-old Nick Brady.
  • LIVE press conference - shootings in Kansas City

    04/18/2014 11:18:50 AM PDT · by ruralvoter · 25 replies
    KMBC tv ^ | 4/18/14
    Go to link to see the live news conference. Perp is Mohammed Pedro Whitaker.
  • Fort Hood gunman Ivan Lopez sought mental health treatment

    04/03/2014 6:08:36 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 60 replies
    News Day ^ | Apr 3, 2014
    Fort Hood gunman Ivan Lopez sought mental health treatment Published: April 3, 2014 7:05 AM By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS FORT HOOD, Texas - An Iraq War veteran being treated for mental illness was the gunman who opened fire at Fort Hood, killing three people and wounding 16 others before committing suicide, in an attack on the same Texas military base where more than a dozen people were slain in 2009, authorities said.
  • Navy base shooter got security credential this year (Update)

    03/30/2014 4:12:47 AM PDT · by Timber Rattler · 39 replies
    Stars & Stripes ^ | March 29, 2014 | Mike Hixenbaugh
    The man who drove a semi-truck onto Norfolk Naval Station before killing a sailor received his transportation worker credential within the past few months, a source close to the investigation said Friday. The detail comes a day after the Navy identified Jeffrey Tyrone Savage as the man at the center of its investigation into the shooting aboard the guided missile destroyer Mahan on Monday. Savage, 35, has a long criminal record, including convictions for selling drugs and manslaughter, but family members said they believed the man who grew up in Portsmouth had finally begun to turn his life around after...
  • Police identify shooter in Maryland mall shooting

    01/26/2014 7:02:59 AM PST · by KeyLargo · 96 replies
    newstimes ^ | Jan 26, 2014
    <p>COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) — Police have identified the shooter in the Maryland mall shooting as a 19-year-old teenager from College Park.</p> <p>Howard County Police Chief Bill McMahon said Darion Marcus Aguilar arrived at the mall after 10 a.m. on Saturday and shot to death two people at a store on the upper level before killing himself.</p>
  • Colorado school shooter's parents: 'Shattered' and mystified

    12/17/2013 2:15:38 AM PST · by Libloather · 29 replies
    NBC News ^ | 12/16/13 | Tracy Connor
    **SNIP** A classmate told NBC News that Karl Pierson was an avid reader of a notorious bomb-making bible, "The Anarchist Cookbook" and was packing a grudge against debate coach Tracy Murphy, the school librarian. “Speech and debate was his life, and the fact that he wasn’t there crushed him a little bit and made him really tense and angry,” Joe Redmond, the team co-captain said. He said Pierson and Murphy “did not get along, and whatever it was escalated to a death threat.”
  • Lebanese Soldier 'Hands Himself in' After Deadly Shooting

    12/16/2013 10:44:46 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 11 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 17/12/13 | Ari Soffer
    The Lebanese soldier who shot dead IDF Master Sergeant Shlomi Cohen in an unprovoked attack Sunday evening has reportedly handed himself in to Lebanese authorities. According to Lebanese media, after briefly disappearing in the aftermath of the attack and spending the night "hiding in a bush", the unnamed soldier reported for duty at the Lebanese General Security post at the Ras al-Naqoura border crossing, surrendering himself as the site where he committed the shooting just hours earlier. 31 year-old Shlomi Cohen, a resident of the northern Israeli city of Afula, was killed after the Lebanese soldier fired around half a...
  • Fort Hood Shooter Nidal Hasan Beaten in Prison

    11/26/2013 3:30:03 PM PST · by Nachum · 108 replies
    Liberty Digest ^ | 11/24/13 | Truman Jackson
    U.S. military families the world over celebrated when news got out that Fort Hood shooter Nidal Hasan had his beard forcibly shaved when he reported to prison back in August of 2013, to be housed until he is executed. Due to political correctness and the fear of offending his Islamic beliefs, Hasan was allowed to wear his beard, an act in and of itself which made a mockery of the U.S. legal system, after he murdered 13 soldiers at Fort Hood in Texas in 2009. The act would be the largest terrorist attack on a U.S. base, had Hasan’s actions...
  • Reno Gazette finally get Sparks atty to admit the kid shooter's name.

    10/25/2013 8:46:20 AM PDT · by John S Mosby · 12 replies
    Google ^ | 10/24/2013 | Me
    No excerpt allowed. go to the google link.
  • Navy Yard shooter thought he was controlled by radio waves: FBI

    09/25/2013 12:57:24 PM PDT · by Nachum · 26 replies
    Reuters ^ | 9/25/13 | Ian Simpson
    (Reuters) - Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis believed he was being controlled by electromagnetic waves in the months before he killed 12 people at a Washington base on September 16, an FBI official said on Wednesday. There are no indications that Alexis, 34, was targeting anybody in the rampage at the Navy Yard in southeast Washington, said Valerie Parlave, the FBI assistant director in charge of the Washington field office. "We have found relevant communications on his electronic media which referenced the delusional belief that he was being controlled or influenced by extremely low-frequency electromagnetic waves for the past three...
  • Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis was 'not happy with America,' friend says

    09/18/2013 4:52:46 AM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 46 replies
    NBC NEWS ^ | 9-18-2013 | Mark Potter and Charles Hadlock
    FORT WORTH, Texas — Aaron Alexis was so unhappy with his life in America — where he was beset by money woes and felt slighted as a veteran — that he was "ready to move out of the country" last year, a friend said Tuesday. "He was tired of dealing with the government," said Kristi Suthamtewkal, whose husband owns the Thai Bowl Restaurant in Fort Worth, where Alexis worked in exchange for room and board. But instead of leaving the U.S., the former Navy reservist relocated from Texas to Virginia, where an IT company called The Experts put him on...
  • Inside the mind of the Navy Yard killer: 'Paranoid' gunman was being treated for mental illness...

    09/17/2013 10:25:19 AM PDT · by Morgana · 40 replies
    mail online ^ | James Nye, Louise Boyle, David Martosko In Washington, Meghan Keneally and Paul Thompson
    FULL TITLE: Inside the mind of the Navy Yard killer: 'Paranoid' gunman was being treated for mental illness and was left 'devastated after Thai girlfriend dumped him when she refused to move to the U.S.' Washington Naval Yard gunman Aaron Alexis began treatment for serious mental illness in August as friends of the shooter today revealed he was devastated last year when a Thai girlfriend left him broken-hearted. According to anonymous law enforcement officials, Alexis, 34, sought treatment from the Veterans Administration for paranoia, insomnia and possible schizophrenia just one month before his shooting rampage which claimed the lives of...
  • REPORT: Washington Navy Yard shooter a Buddhist with anger issues and an arrest record…or something

    09/16/2013 5:26:50 PM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 58 replies
    The Right Scoop ^ | 9/16/2013 | The Right Scoop via Fox News
    Here is the latest from Fox News on Aaron Alexis, the Washington Navy Yard shooter. He’s been arrested a couple of times for shooting at construction equipment tires and shooting through his roof at his upstairs neighbor because she was too loud. And according to his former roommate, he’s a Buddhist. Watch:
  • Oklahoma Shooter's Sister Blames Community For Her Brother's Cold-Blooded Murderous Ways

    08/22/2013 2:44:17 PM PDT · by Morgana · 65 replies
    Michael Berry ^ | Michael Berry
    Oklahoma Shooter's Sister Blames Community For Her Brother's Cold-Blooded Murderous Ways Video only at linky..
  • Fort Hood trial turns bizarre as shooter grills witnesses

    08/06/2013 3:02:10 PM PDT · by Nachum · 37 replies
    fox ^ | 8/6/13
    The trial of the Fort Hood gunman, who is acting as his own attorney, took a surreal turn as the former Army psychiatrist accused of killing 13 in the November 2009 attack grilled witnesses -- including his former boss in the military and a fellow Muslim who spoke to him the day of the shooting.. After a short opening statement in which ex-Army Maj. Nidal Hasan called himself a "mujahedeen," admitted to the rampage and said "the dead bodies will show that war is an ugly thing," Hassan cross-examined prosecution witnesses, including retired Lt. Col Ben Kirk Phillips, his former...
  • Gunman opens fire near California college injuring four; two found dead in nearby burned home

    06/07/2013 3:06:16 PM PDT · by Ron C. · 39 replies
    FoxNews.com ^ | 6/7/13 | FoxNews.com
    A gunman opened fire on a street corner near the campus of Santa Monica College, wounding at least four people, authorities said. Two people were later found dead in a burned home near the campus. It was not immediately clear if the two events were related. Police and witnesses said the gunfire began adjacent to the campus and about 3 miles from where President Barack Obama was attending a fundraising luncheon, just before noon. Police said a shooter was in custody and the campus was being searched for a possible second shooter. Jeff Furrows of the Santa Monica Fire Department...
  • Clackamas mall shooter faced man with concealed weapon

    12/18/2012 11:06:08 PM PST · by MPJackal · 8 replies
    KGW.com ^ | 17 December 2012 | Mike Benner
    by Mike Benner, KGW Staff Posted on December 17, 2012 at 5:18 AM Updated yesterday at 11:52 AM PORTLAND -- Nick Meli is emotionally drained.  The 22-year-old was at Clackamas Town Center with a friend and her baby when a masked man opened fire. "I heard three shots and turned and looked at Casey and said, 'are you serious?,'" he said the friend and baby hit the floor.  Meli, who has a concealed carry permit, positioned himself behind a pillar. "He was working on his rifle," said Meli.  "He kept pulling the charging handle and hitting the side." The break in gunfire...
  • Gunman had "altercation" with school staff day before masssacre

    12/15/2012 10:03:16 AM PST · by xsrdx · 227 replies
    NBC News ^ | December 15, 2012 | Tracy Connor
    The gunman in the Newtown massacre had an "altercation" with four staff members at Sandy Hook Elementary School the day before he killed 20 children, six adults and himself there, Connecticut and federal officials told NBC News Saturday. Three of the four staff members were killed Friday in one of the worst school shootings in U.S. history. The fourth staff member was not at school that day and is being interviewed by federal and state investigators, NBC News’ Pete Williams said. Two days before that, Adam Lanza, 20, went to a sporting goods store in Danbury, Conn., and tried to...
  • What We Know About Alleged CT School Shooter Adam Lanza

    12/14/2012 2:47:15 PM PST · by Morgana · 82 replies
    GOTHAMIST ^ | 12.14.2012 | Gothamist
    After a whole lot of confusion, the NY Post, NY Times and other news outlets have now identified Adam Lanza as the suspect in the tragic shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut this morning. Altogether, at least 27 people were killed, including 20 children, when the 20-year-old Lanza allegedly walked into the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown and opened fire. NBC initially reported that a Ryan Lanza killed his father in Hoboken NJ this morning, then drove to Connecticut to Sandy Hook Elementary School, where his mother Nancy is a kindergarten teacher. It would be an understatement to...
  • Oregon Mall Gunman Identified as Jacob Tyler Roberts

    12/12/2012 10:44:16 AM PST · by Lera · 50 replies
    ABC ^ | Dec. 12, 2012 | COLLEEN CURRY, DEAN SCHABNER and KEVIN DOLAK
    The masked gunman who killed two people in the crowded Clackamas Town Center mall in suburban Portland, Ore., was identified today as Jacob Tyler Roberts. Roberts, 22, was armed with a stolen AR-15 semi-automatic weapon, Sheriff Craig Roberts told a news conference today. He was not wearing a bullet-proof vest as previously reported.
  • 2 dead, at least 4 wounded in Minneapolis office shooting

    09/27/2012 4:26:26 PM PDT · by Doogle · 17 replies
    APviaFOX ^ | 09/27/12 | APviaFOX
    BREAKING: MINNEAPOLIS – Officers are on the scene of a reported shooting at a north Minneapolis business. Hennepin County sheriff's spokeswoman Lisa Kiava says deputies were called to a shooting on the city's north side on Thursday. Footage from a television news helicopter shows multiple squad cars encircling a business called Accent Signage Systems in the Bryn Mawr neighborhood.
  • Empire State Building Shooter Lost His Job As A Fashion Designer A Year Ago

    08/24/2012 9:31:12 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 81 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 08/24/2012 | Ashley Lutz and Eric Platt
    Details are emerging about the man who opened fire at the Empire State Building today, killing his former boss. Mayor Michael Bloomberg identified the shooter as 53-year-old Jeffrey Johnson. According to NYC Police Commissioner Ray Kelly, Johnson worked as a women's accessories designer for Hazan Imports Corporation. But he apparently lost his job a year ago when the company downsized. The New York Post reported that Hazan stalked his former boss down the street and shot him. According to a company profile on ZoomInfo, Hazan Imports employs between 50 and 100 people and focuses on budget handbags. It's located at...
  • The media’s strangely subdued reporting on Family Research Council shooter

    08/16/2012 8:58:04 AM PDT · by Morgana · 20 replies
    Jill Stanek ^ | 8.16.2012 | Jill Stanek
    I was camping yesterday morning when a friend alerted me via Twitter there had been a shooting at Family Research Council headquarters in Washington, D.C. Frightened for my friends, I began checking Google for news reports. Ten minutes later the first story popped up, stating an FRC security guard had been shot in the arm, and the shooter had been arrested. A bit relieved, I went ahead with a planned day trip, tuning in to news radio in the truck to keep up with the latest. Nada. I switched to WLS radio, the Chicago ABC affiliate. More nada. I thought...
  • Shooting suspect was volunteering at LGBT center

    08/16/2012 12:19:37 AM PDT · by South40 · 23 replies
    YahooNews (AP) ^ | 8/14/2012 | ERIC TUCKER and PETE YOST
    WASHINGTON (AP) — A man suspected of shooting and wounding a security guard in the lobby of a Christian lobbying group had been volunteering at a community center for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people. A law enforcement official has identified the suspect arrested in Wednesday's shooting as Floyd Corkins II of Herndon, Va. Investigators were interviewing his neighbors. Another official says the shooter made a negative reference about the work of the Family Research Council before opening fire.
  • Only ABC Offers Full Story on Shooting at FRC; CBS, NBC Blow It Off

    08/15/2012 8:52:58 PM PDT · by chessplayer · 8 replies
    ABC was the only broadcast network that offered a full story on the FRC office shooting on Wednesday night. They led with the story and gave it two and a half minutes. None of the network newscasts reported the breaking detail that shooter Floyd Corkins volunteered for six months at the D.C. Center for the LGBT Community, adding depth to his political motivation. On NBC Nightly News, Brian Williams gave the story just 17 seconds: “In Washington today, police say a man with a gun walked into the offices of the conservative lobbying group the Family Research Council, and opened...
  • FRC shooter carried Chick-Fil-A materials: officials

    08/15/2012 3:45:55 PM PDT · by Morgana · 22 replies
    LSN ^ | 8.15.2012 | Kathleen Gilbert
    WASHINGTON, August 15, 2012 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The suspect arrested for shooting a security guard after attempting to enter the Family Research Council headquarters was carrying paraphernalia related to Chick-Fil-A, the restaurant chain that came under fire last month for supporting traditional marriage, according to reports. Federal officials said the suspect, identified as Floyd Corkins, of Herndon, Virginia, “was carrying a backpack containing materials related to Chick-fil-A restaurants,” according to NBC. In an earlier report, Fox News said that sources claimed the gunman “may have been carrying a bag from Chick-fil-A.” Chick-Fil-A was condemned by gay rights leaders and several mayors...
  • "Chicks-for-Gays": Democrat anti-Chick-fil-A politicians and activists now have blood on their hands

    08/15/2012 4:50:55 PM PDT · by Colofornian · 12 replies
    Riehl Worldview.com ^ | Aug. 15, 2012
    Take this image in given everything we now seem to know of events at the Family Research Council today. The DC Center, where the suspect volunteered under David Mariner promoted a "Chicks-for-Gays" protest recently as part of the Chick-fil-A intimidation campaign. SNIP OF IMAGE It seems puzzling to me that prominent LGBT activist David Mariner would disconnect his Facebook connection to an individual who appears to be the Family Research Council shooting suspect, before going to Newser to make this statement: '"Mariner describes Corkins as "kind, gentle and unassuming."' In comments, Bill Hobbs claims he dropped the friendship immediately after...
  • CBS News: Shooter Identified As Former US Military Member

    08/06/2012 8:45:41 AM PDT · by Morgana · 78 replies
    CBS ^ | 8.6.2012 | CBS
    Police set up a command center near the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin where at least one gunman stormed the mass and opened fire on Aug. 5, 2012 Oak Creek, Wis. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images) Filed under News, Syndicated Local Related tags shooting, Sikh Temple, Wade Michael Page, Wisconsin OAK CREEK, Wis. (CBSDC/AP) — Authorities tell CBS News that the shooter behind the deadly massacre at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin Sunday has been identified as 40-year-old Wade Michael Page. Page previously served in the U.S. military, but was no longer on active duty, sources tell CBS News. CBS News reports...
  • CBS News: Shooter Identified As Former US Military Member

    ...CBS News reports that Page enlisted in the Army in April 1992 and was given a less-than-honorable discharge in October 1998. He was last stationed in Fort Bragg, N.C., serving in the psychological operations unit...
  • Did the Aurora shooter “build it" on his own?

    07/26/2012 5:09:34 PM PDT · by ExxonPatrolUs · 9 replies
    Who Knows | Internets Brain Dump
    Based on accounts from Aurora law enforcement, the FBI, the news media, our elected officials and Obama who recently claimed that people just don't build things on their own; can we say that Holmes acted alone? Presumably living on his own for several weeks or a few months with a limited digital footprint and massive amounts of student debt, Holmes cashed in research grant money, unemployment claims, and likely other entitlement program proceeds from various human and/or online resources of local, state and federal agencies to purchase thousands of dollars of weapons, explosives, and tactical equipment, in a period of...
  • Colorado Batman shooting shows obvious signs of being staged.

    07/23/2012 2:42:55 AM PDT · by Jeff Gordon · 118 replies
    Natural News.com ^ | July 20, 2012 | Mike Adams
    ... Intro Stuff.... There is already conjecture that James Holmes may have been involved in mind-altering neuroscience research and ended up becoming involved at a depth he never anticipated. His actions clearly show a strange detachment from reality, indicating he was not in his right mind. That can only typically be accomplished through drugs, hypnosis or trauma (and sometimes all three). .... Much More in Article....
  • Shooter Took Prescription Drug Before Attack

    07/21/2012 5:05:35 PM PDT · by nightlight7 · 54 replies
    Denver Chan. 7 News ^ | July 21, 2012 | editors
    First responders to the Aurora theater shooting at first thought the shooter was a fellow officer, and the shooter had taken 100mg of Vicodin about two and half hours before the shooting, according to information from sources.
  • Vanity question: Is James Holmes, theater shooter, a homosexual?

    07/20/2012 8:26:42 PM PDT · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 60 replies
    20 July 2012 | MeneMeneTekelUpharsin
    Is the Colorado theater shooter gay? Wonder if any investigative journalism is going to take place to see if he is or not.
  • Kelly: Colorado Movie Theater Shooting Suspect Claimed To Be Batman Nemesis ‘The Joker’

    07/20/2012 12:30:23 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 43 replies
    CBS New York/AP ^ | July 20, 2012
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said the gunman suspected of attacking a crowded movie theater in Aurora, Colorado resembled Batman’s arch-villain “The Joker” at the time of the shocking attack. “We have some information, most of it is public. It clearly looks like a deranged individual. He had his hair painted red, he said he was ‘The Joker,’ obviously the ‘enemy’ of Batman,” Kelly said at a news conference after noon.
  • Police: 14 dead in Colorado theater shooting

    07/20/2012 6:58:43 AM PDT · by Robert Drobot · 56 replies
    Associated Press ^ | A.D. 20 July 2012 | THOMAS PEIPERT
    AURORA, Colo. (AP) — A gunman wearing a gas mask opened fire early Friday at a suburban Denver theater at the opening of the Batman movie "The Dark Knight Rises," killing 14 people and injuring at least 50 others, authorities said. The gunman, who is in custody, stood at the front of the theater and fired into the crowd about 12:30 a.m. MDT at a multiplex theater in a mall in Aurora. "Witnesses tell us he released some sort of canister. They heard a hissing sound and some gas emerged and the gunman opened fire," Aurora Police Chief Dan Oates...
  • Additional charges filed against White House shooter (20 years for 'injury to a dwelling')

    05/13/2012 2:42:26 AM PDT · by Libloather · 16 replies
    The Hill ^ | 5/11/12 | Justin Sink
    Additional charges filed against White House shooterBy Justin Sink - 05/11/12 04:57 PM ET The man accused of shooting an assault rifle at the White House in November has been indicted on two additional counts, according to a report from The Associated Press. Oscar Ramiro Ortega-Hernandez, 21, a resident of Idaho Falls, Idaho, was already facing 17 charges stemming from an incident in which he is accused of firing at the presidential residence. Neither President Obama nor first lady Michelle Obama were at the White House at the time. The Secret Service said one of the bullets fired by Ortega...
  • Accused Calif. Shooter Upset About Teasing

    04/03/2012 11:56:24 PM PDT · by BlackVeil · 9 replies
    Time ^ | Apr. 03, 2012 | Terry Collins
    (OAKLAND, Calif.) — — One Goh's life was on the skids even before he became the suspect in the nation's biggest mass school shooting since Virginia Tech. He was chased by creditors. He grieved the death of his brother. In January, he was expelled from Oikos University ... Read more: http://www.time.com/time/nation/article/0,8599,2111002,00.html#ixzz1r3HrbgY2
  • Pittsburgh shooter possibly influenced by Occupy Protests?

    03/14/2012 8:00:09 AM PDT · by tosh · 12 replies
    Pittsburgh Post Gazette ^ | Western Psych shooter's flat full of rants, medications | Michael A. Fuoco
    . . . Mr. Shick also ranted in his writings about the evils of "corporate America," sources said, and had a gas mask and a biohazard suit in the apartment.
  • Pittsburgh shooter possibly influenced by Occupy Protests?

    03/14/2012 8:00:01 AM PDT · by tosh · 1 replies
    Pittsburgh Post Gazette ^ | Western Psych shooter's flat full of rants, medications | Michael A. Fuoco
    . . . Mr. Shick also ranted in his writings about the evils of "corporate America," sources said, and had a gas mask and a biohazard suit in the apartment.
  • Students dodge bullets near Utah Lake

    02/18/2012 8:09:54 AM PST · by marktwain · 32 replies
    ksl.com ^ | 17 February, 2012 | Andrew Wittenberg
    SARATOGA SPRINGS — Forty students from Westlake High School went from taking pictures Friday afternoon to taking fire from target shooters near Utah Lake. It's a common thing on the western side of Utah Lake: gunfire, on public land, with signs everywhere to let people know to be cautious. But Friday, the group of students, here on a field trip, came under fire when target shooters bullets got far too close for comfort. A mother of one of the students recalls a text message from her terrified daughter: "It's been going on for 10 minutes. We're laying on the ground...
  • Grocery store shooter not charged, starts own concealed carry web site

    02/03/2012 8:40:38 AM PST · by bigbob · 8 replies
    JS Online ^ | 2-3-12 | Bruce Vielmetti
    The Aldi customer who shot an armed robber in the store Monday says prosecutors told him after an interview late Thursday he won't face criminal charges. The man, who would only identify himself as Nazir in an email, has also started a web site, ccwadvocates.com. It reads in part: Learn from Real People like you and me, normal Ordinary Citizens that have awaken the spirit of personal responsibility and freedom that this country was founded upon! Sign up to hear exclusively from the Man that stopped an Armed Robbery at a Milwaukee Aldi store. Many have called him a hero,...
  • APNewsBreak: Police identify Va. Tech gunman

    12/09/2011 3:47:56 PM PST · by Hunton Peck · 9 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Dec 9, 6:19 PM EST | BOB LEWIS and ZINIE CHEN SAMPSON
    BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) -- Police identified the Virginia Tech gunman on Friday as a part-time college student from nearby Radford University, though they still have not been able to say what led him to kill a police officer and then himself. The day before Thursday's shooting and campus-wide lockdown, Ross Truett Ashley, 22, stole a sport utility vehicle at gunpoint from a real estate office in Radford, police said. He dumped the car on the Virginia Tech campus and it was found Thursday. Police said that same day he walked up to the patrolman he did not know and fired,...
  • In Oprah Pitch,Alleged White House Shooter Said, 'I am the Modern Day Jesus' [Oprah!! Not Coulter]

    11/18/2011 11:18:18 AM PST · by NoLibZone · 15 replies
    latino.foxnews.com ^ | Nov 18 2011 | Fox News
    Accused White House shooter Oscar Ortega Hernández recorded a TV pitch to Oprah Winfrey two months ago in which he declared himself to be "the modern day Jesus Christ." Who is Oscar Ortega Hernández? The 21-year-old asked an Idaho State University student to tape the segment. His girlfriend handed the tape over to the Secret Service on Tuesday."You see Oprah, there is still so much more that God needs me to express to the world. It's not just a coincidence that I look like Jesus. I am the modern day Jesus Christ that you all have been waiting for," he...
  • Occupy San Diego Holds Moment of Silence/Soladarity for White House Shooter

    11/17/2011 10:07:16 AM PST · by Nachum · 29 replies
    Big Gov't ^ | 11/17/11 | MRC TV
    Just when you thought you’ve seen it all from the “Occupiers,” last night Occupy San Diego held a moment of silence “for the guy who shot at the White House” during a protest outside of the San Diego Police Department headquarters. (Apologies for the bad video quality; this seems to be the only version out there.)
  • Media Won’t Link White House Shooter to Occupy Wall Street

    11/17/2011 6:55:39 AM PST · by safetysign · 16 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 11/17/2011 | Warner Todd Huston
    The identity of the man responsible for loosing a few shots at the White House last week has been made public by the D.C. police but one little fact is being buried by every news report about this guy. He is linked to the Occupy movement. Yet the media refuses to make the connection explicit. Imagine how the media would be wailing if the guy was a Tea Partier! But that this shooter was part of the Occupy movement seems somehow unimportant to the Old Media.
  • White House gun suspect said to hate Obama

    11/16/2011 6:32:26 PM PST · by tobyhill · 12 replies
    cbs ^ | 11/16/2011 | ap
    A man wanted in an investigation of shots fired near the White House was arrested Wednesday in the state of Pennsylvania, a day after agents discovered two bullets had struck the executive mansion while President Barack Obama was away, the U.S. Secret Service said. The Secret Service said it discovered Tuesday that the two bullets had hit the White House, one of them apparently cracking a window on the level of the president's living quarters, while Obama and his wife Michelle were on a trip to California and Hawaii. The discovery of bullet holes followed reports of gunfire near the...
  • Suspected Gunman on YouTube with Jesse Jackson [ Cuppertino Shooter ]

    10/05/2011 11:35:34 AM PDT · by NoLibZone · 26 replies
    NBC ^ | Oct 5 2011
    The subject of a massive manhunt in the South Bay is a producer for the San Jose cable access station CreaTV. Shareef Allman is seen on YouTube video interviewing Jesse Jackson at a Walter Hawkins Memorial Celebration. The clip lists Jackson as executive producer and host and was dated Sept. 24, 2010. Police said Allman walked into a meeting at his workplace in Cupertino at 4:30 a.m. Wednesday morning and opened fire. Two people were killed and six other were shot, according to police. Police said Allman drove off and then shot a woman as he tried and failed to...