Fort Hood Gunman Had Argument With Other Soldiers

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on April 4, 2014
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FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — The Fort Hood soldier who gunned down three other military men before killing himself had an argument with colleagues in his unit before opening fire, and investigators believe his mental condition was not the “direct precipitating factor” in the shooting, authorities said Friday.

The base’s commander, Lt. Gen. Mark Milley, offered those details a day after …

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Verdict in Florida Again Raises Self-Defense Issue

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on February 16, 2014
Michael Dunn, gestures on the stand in his own defense during his trial in Jacksonville, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Dunn is charged with fatally shooting 17-year-old Jordan Davis after an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville, Fla. convenient story in 2012.(The Florida Times-Union, Bob Mack, Pool)

 

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A verdict in the city of Jacksonville is again raising the issue of self-defense and race in Florida, just seven months after George Zimmerman was acquitted in the shooting of a black teenager, Trayvon Martin.

Michael Dunn, a 47-year-old software developer, could face 60 years in prison following his conviction Saturday on multiple counts of attempted murder …

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Police Identify Gunman in Maryland Mall Shooting

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on January 26, 2014
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COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) — The gunman who shot two people to death at a Maryland mall had no criminal record, police said Sunday, but little else is known about the 19 year old and whether he knew his victims before he killed them.

Darion Marcus Aguilar of College Park, Md., carried out Saturday’s attack with a 12-gauge shotgun at a skateboard …

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Police Say Three Dead After Shooting at Maryland Mall

Posted by FM News 101 KXL on January 25, 2014
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COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) — Police have identified the two retail employees killed in a shooting at a Maryland mall.

The Howard County Police said late Saturday that the victims were 21-year-old Brianna Benlolo of College Park, Md., and 25-year-old Tyler Johnson of Ellicott City, Md. The gunman also died.

Both worked at Zumiez, which sold skate apparel and accessories.

Police say the attack …

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