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Gunman kills at least five, injures others in Maryland newsroom

Gunman kills at least five, injures others in Maryland newsroomBy Warren Strobel ANNAPOLIS, Md. (Reuters) – A gunman killed at least five people and “gravely injured” at least three others when he sprayed a newsroom in the Maryland capital of Annapolis with gunfire on Thursday, authorities said. The suspect was arrested soon after the attack at the Capital Gazette’s office, without exchanging gunfire with police. Phil Davis, a Capital Gazette crime reporter who was in the building at the time of the shooting, said in an interview with the Baltimore Sun that the newsroom looked “like a war zone.” Davis and others were hiding under their desks when the shooter stopped firing, the Capital Gazette reported.



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Maryland shooting: At least five dead as gunman opens fire at Capital Gazette newspaper building in Annapolis

Maryland shooting: At least five dead as gunman opens fire at Capital Gazette newspaper building in AnnapolisPolice are searching for clues and evidence after a “targeted attack” left five people dead and turned journalists in an Anapolis, Maryland newsroom into the latest victims of a mass shooting in America. The scene outside of the newspapers The Capital and Maryland Gazette continued to be swarmed by investigators overnight as they tried to determine why a man they said was wielding a shotgun would pack smoke bombs to confuse the scene in the building’s lobby before breaking windows and taking lives with gunfire as he walked between desks in the office. “This was a targeted attack on the Capital Gazette,” William Krampf, the Anne Arundel County acting police chief, said Thursday evening during a press conference, referring ot the joint name that appears at the office to describe the two papers that work inside.



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Gunman angry at Maryland newspaper kills five in targeted attack

Gunman angry at Maryland newspaper kills five in targeted attackBy Warren Strobel ANNAPOLIS, Md. (Reuters) – A man who had a long-running feud with an Annapolis newspaper blasted his way through its newsroom with a shotgun on Thursday, killing at least five people in one of the deadliest attacks recorded on a U.S. media outlet, authorities said. The suspect, described as a white man in his 30s who lives in Maryland, fired through a glass door, looked for victims and then sprayed the newsroom of the Capital Gazette newspaper group in Annapolis with gunfire, police and a witness said. Among the victims was Capital Gazette editor Rob Hiaasen, according the Baltimore Sun, which owns the newspaper group.



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Police identify gunman killed by bystander in Walmart lot

Police identify gunman killed by bystander in Walmart lotTUMWATER, Wash. (AP) — Tim Day has been identified as the armed suspect killed by a bystander Sunday in a Walmart parking lot in Washington state, police said Monday.



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A Gunman Has Been Killed After Wounding Two People at a Walmart in Washington

A Gunman Has Been Killed After Wounding Two People at a Walmart in WashingtonA bystander shot the gunman dead outside the store



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A Gunman Has Been Killed After Wounding Two People at a Walmart in Washington

A Gunman Has Been Killed After Wounding Two People at a Walmart in WashingtonA bystander shot the gunman dead outside the store



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Gunman wounds 2, fatally shot by bystander at Walmart store

Gunman wounds 2, fatally shot by bystander at Walmart storeTUMWATER, Wash. (AP) — A gunman injured a teen and shot a man in a pair of carjacking attempts Sunday, before being killed by a bystander outside a Washington state Walmart store.



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Gunman Kills Four Child Hostages Then Himself After Florida Standoff

Gunman Kills Four Child Hostages Then Himself After Florida StandoffThe suspect was identified as 35-year-old Gary Wayne Lindsey Jr.



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Gunman shoots officer, holds 4 kids hostage during standoff

Gunman shoots officer, holds 4 kids hostage during standoffORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Police officers in Florida responding to an overnight domestic dispute were met with gunfire that seriously wounded an officer before the gunman barricaded himself in an apartment with four young children.



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Indiana School Shooting: Teacher Jason Seaman, Who Tackled Gunman, Said He Did What He Had To Do

Indiana School Shooting: Teacher Jason Seaman, Who Tackled Gunman, Said He Did What He Had To DoHe was reportedly shot three times.



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