Tag: Mental illness

Chris Harper-Mercer – (Umpqua Community College shooting, 2015)

October 12, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

Filed under drugs, Family shootings/murders, School shootings

Last modified October 12, 2015

Chris Harper-Mercer (Umpqua Community College shooting, 2015) – opened fire at Umpqua Community College October 1, 2015 in Roseburg, Oregon, killing nine of his classmates and wounding nine others before committing suicide as police closed in on him. Mercer, 26, singled out Christians, shooting students brave enough to pledge allegiance to their Christian faith. Mercer, whose mother said he suffered from Asperger’s syndrome, a mild form …

Vester Flanagan – (Virginia news crew shooting, 2015)

October 12, 2015 by PsychDrugShooters

Filed under shootings, Targeted Attacks, Work place shootings

Last modified October 12, 2015

Vester Flanagan – (Virginia news crew shooting, 2015) – snuck up on WDBJ-TV news reporter Alison Parker, 24, and cameraman Adam Ward, 27, murdering them on live television as they filmed early in the morning outside a shopping center in Moneta, Virginia on August 26, 2015. Flanagan, 41, a former WDBJ reporter, also shot and injured Vicki Gardner, whom Parker was interviewing when they were …