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The Day After Jacksonville's Mass Shooting, They Held Another Gaming Tournament

The Day After Jacksonville's Mass Shooting, They Held Another Gaming TournamentJACKSONVILLE, Fla. ― On Monday night, a group of gamers met up at a local



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David Katz: Jacksonville shooting suspect named as gamer, 24, after two killed at 'Madden' tournament

David Katz: Jacksonville shooting suspect named as gamer, 24, after two killed at 'Madden' tournamentA 24-year-old video gamer is thought to have shot dead two fellow competitors after being knocked out of a tournament in Florida. Police said they believed David Katz, of Baltimore, was in Jacksonville for the Madden NFL 19 event on Sunday and carried out the shooting before he was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot. Unconfirmed reports said he had been eliminated from the competition at The Landing shopping centre before the shooting, in which nine other people were injured.



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Gunman kills two at video game tournament in Florida

Gunman kills two at video game tournament in FloridaA video gamer killed two people and wounded several others on Sunday when he opened fire with a handgun at a tournament that was being streamed online from a restaurant in Jacksonville, Florida, police said. Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams named the shooter as David Katz, 24, of Baltimore and said he was in town for the competition. The sheriff’s office said 11 people were wounded by gunfire, and at least two others were injured while fleeing the scene.



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David Katz: Neighbours speak of shock at shooting suspect's murder-suicide at tournament

David Katz: Neighbours speak of shock at shooting suspect's murder-suicide at tournamentAgents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) have searched the Baltimore home of David Katz, the man believed to be the gunman who opened fire on crowds at a video game tournament in Florida, killing two people and injuring 11. The 24-year-old took his own life at the Madden NFL 19 competition at Jacksonville Landing, a popular waterfront shopping and dining area in the heart of downtown Jacksonville. As ATF agents emerged from the Baltimore property, one was carrying a small box, another a bag, which they loaded into an unmarked minivan.



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David Katz: Police tight-lipped over motive after gamer 'kills two and turns gun on himself' at Florida tournament

David Katz: Police tight-lipped over motive after gamer 'kills two and turns gun on himself' at Florida tournamentSixteen months ago, David Katz was attracting public attention for his video game prowess with a spectacular last-gasp victory during EA Sports’ Madden gaming tournament. The Baltimore native was behind “the most exciting moment” of the 2017 series, according to the game’s publisher, pulling off an “unbelievable pass as time expired to be crowned Buffalo Bills Champion” in the New York tournament in April of that year. “You have to give it up to Bread,” he added, using Mr Katz’s nickname.



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'Mass Shooting' Reported at 'Madden 19' Tournament in Florida

'Mass Shooting' Reported at 'Madden 19' Tournament in FloridaGunfire could be heard on a livestream of the event.



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Mass shooting at 'Madden' esports tournament reported in Jacksonville

Mass shooting at 'Madden' esports tournament reported in JacksonvilleA shooting was reported in Jacksonville, Fla., early Sunday afternoon.



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Blimp Crashes Near US Open Golf Tournament

Blimp Crashes Near US Open Golf TournamentA blimp plummeted from the sky in fiery crash just miles from the Wisconsin golf course where the US Open is being played. The pilot managed to safely parachute out of the burning aircraft but sustained serious burns.



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