Archive: July, 2015

John Russell Houser – Lafayette movie theater shooting (2015)

July 27, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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John Russell Houser (Lafayette movie theater shooting, 2015) – sat in on a movie for 20 minutes at The Grand 16 theater in Lafayette, Louisiana on July 23 before opening fire and killing two young women who were sitting innocently in front of him, simply trying to enjoy a popular flick. Houser, 59, then aimed his gun at others, firing at least 13 times and …

Mohammod Abdulazeez – Chattanooga military shooting (2015)

July 20, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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Mohammod Abdulazeez (Chattanooga military shooting, 2015) – shot and killed four Marines and fatally wounded a Navy sailor after opening fire on two unguarded military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee on July 16, 2015. Abdulazeez, a native of Kuwait, reportedly suffered from depression since he was a child, first seeing a psychiatrist at the age of 12 or 13, according to family members, who admitted he was …

Dylan Roof – Charleston Church shooting (2015)

July 15, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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Dylan Roof (Charleston Church shooting, 2015) – spent an hour at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina before opening fire and killing three men and six women on June 17, 2015. Roof, 21-years-old at the time of the shooting, voiced racist views and told a friend he had a plan to do something “for the white race.” Roof was arrested twice before …

Ata-se Giffa – Fort Hood shooting (2015)

July 15, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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Ata-se Giffa (Fort Hood shooting, 2015) – shot dead two neighbors after his wife fled to their house for help. Giffa, 30, dragged his wife Dawn, who was studying to be a pharmacy technician, back to his home, killing her and then himself on February 22, 2015. Another person in the neighbor’s home was seriously injured. Giffa was an automated logistics specialist assigned to the …

Franklin Rafael Aquilar – Fort Hood shooting (2015)

July 15, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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Franklin Rafael Aquilar (Fort Hood shooting, 2015) – allegedly shot and killed a woman in Killeen, Texas on January 17, 2015. Police found Aquilar, who was a staff sergeant in the National Guard, sitting in his vehicle in a McDonald’s parking lot in Del Rio with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, an injury he later died from. In 2012, Aquilar admitted to holding a gun against …

Bradley Stone – Bradley Stone massacre (2014)

July 15, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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Bradley Stone (Bradley Stone massacre, 2014) – shot and killed his ex-wife Nicole Stone, her mother and her grandmother, and “chopped” Nicole’s sister, her husband and their 14-year-old daughter to death with an ax on December 15, 2014. Nicole Stone’s 17-year-old nephew managed to survive the attack, which occurred in Upper Hanover, Pennsylvania. The former Marine Corps reservist, 35, suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder and …

Aaron Ray Ybarra – Seattle Pacific University shooting (2014)

July 15, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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Aaron Ray Ybarra (Seattle Pacific University shooting, 2014) – stormed into a science and engineering building at Seattle Pacific University killing one student and injuring two others on June 5, 2014. Ybarra’s plan to kill as many people as possible including himself was thwarted by a student building monitor who pepper sprayed and tackled him as he reloaded. The 26-year-old had been treated and medicated …

Lia Y. Tricomo – Olympia, Washington (2014)

July 15, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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Lia Y. Tricomo (Olympia, Washington 2014) – strangled and slit the throat of her former male counselor (John Alkins) after the two had sex at his home April 30, 2014. Tricomo became depressed and suicidal after her and her little sister were gang raped following an invitation to serve as violin entertainment at an Iraqi wedding. Tricomo went in and out of mental facilities following …

Ivan Lopez – Fort Hood shooting (2014)

July 15, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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Ivan Lopez (Fort Hood shooting, 2014) – killed three and wounded at least 12 after opening fire at Fort Hood Army base in Killeen, Texas on April 2, 2014. Lopez, 34, was treated for depression, anxiety and sleep disturbances prior to the shooting. He was reportedly taking the sleep aid Ambien, as well as antidepressants. Lopez was also going through the process required to diagnose …

Alan Oliver Frazier – Reno Hospital shooting (2013)

July 15, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

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Alan Oliver Frazier (Reno Hospital shooting, 2013) – opened fire in an examination room at a urology clinic in Reno, Nevada, killing one physician and wounding two others before taking his own life on December 17, 2013. Frazier, 51, said doctors at the clinic performed a vasectomy that ruined his life to due never ending pain. The shooter’s former fiance said he took medication for …