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It started with a traffic stop….


“…..After he opened fire during a traffic stop Saturday in Midland, the gunman drove on the streets and the highway, spraying bullets randomly at residents and motorists.
He then hijacked a postal truck and ditched his gold Honda, shooting at people as he made his way into Odessa about 20 miles away. There, police confronted him in a movie theater parking lot and killed him in a shootout…..”

An Afghan man seeking asylum was arrested after a 19-year-old was killed and nine others wounded in a knife attack at a subway stop near Lyon, France, Saturday with 3 of the victims in critical condition.

NY Post

At least five people were killed and 21 people injured Saturday when a gunman in West Texas drove around shooting from his vehicle


‘…..Midland Mayor Jerry Morales told CNN a Department of Public Safety officer pulled over a vehicle on an interstate highway Saturday.

“That’s when he shot the officer and then took off and started shooting randomly,” Morales said. “Everything happened after that.”…..’


An active shooter situation in Odessa, TX on Saturday afternoon: At least 2 were killed and up to 20 others were injured in a series of shootings in West Texas.

6 cops were shot in a Philadelphia neighborhood but they’ve all since been released from area hospitals. At least one suspect is still armed and barricaded inside a house.

Conner Betts, who was killed by police less than a minute after he opened fire outside a crowded bar, showed signs of hostility (a “hit list” & a “rape list”) years before Sunday’s violent outburst that killed 9 and wounded over a dozen


Dayton, Ohio: Gunfire results in 10 deaths, including gunman; at least 16 wounded


El Paso mass shooting is being investigated as domestic terrorism

El Paso: A mass shooting left 20 dead and injured 26 others

“….Yet those who knew Legan’s family say they would’ve had no suspicion a mass shooter had been in their midst….”


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