Texas Gunman Stopped at Walmart Because He Was Hungry

Texas Gunman Stopped at Walmart Because He Was Hungry

Texas prosecutors charged a man with capital murder for the massacre in the heavily Hispanic border city that initially had claimed 20 lives.

"Victim passed early this morning at the hospital", El Paso police said on Twitter just after 10:30 a.m. Monday.

The hospital did not release the names or ages of the two patients who died, but hospital officials described one as an elderly woman.

Police Sgt. Robert Gomez says most of the victims were inside the store. Police have said only that the victims are different ages and genders.

Four or more people have been killed in a mass shooting in the us every 47 days since June 2015, a Washington Post analysis found.


Hours later, another gunman attacked people in the city of Dayton, Ohio, killing nine and injuring at least 26 people.

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Harper said they believe Crusius was acting alone and do not suspect he had accomplices.

Speaking from the White House on Monday, President Trump condemned both mass shootings in his first public remarks since the attacks.

"Hate has no place in our country, and we're going to take care of it", Trump said.


The manifesto that was posted online before the attack rails against an influx of Hispanics into the United States, saying they will replace aging white voters and could swing Texas and the White House to the Democrats. The document was filed with the El Paso County district clerk's office Sunday and appears to indicate that the 21-year-old Crusius qualifies for a court-appointed attorney.

Since 2006, 11 mass shootings - not including Saturday's - have been committed by men who are 21 or younger.

The Japanese Consul in Detroit published an alert Sunday that said Japanese citizens "should be aware of potential for gunfire" everywhere in the USA, which they described as a "gun society", according to the LA Times. Sadly, as a plague of gun violence continues, mass shootings go unanswered by the government, and gun sales continue unabated, people in other countries may be feeling the same way about the United States. - US President Donald Trump on Monday told a nation mourning 31 people killed in two mass shootings that he rejected racism and white supremacist ideology, moving to blunt criticism that his divisive rhetoric fuels violence.

Crusius comes from Allen, Texas, a Dallas suburb some 650 miles (1,046 km) east of El Paso, which lies along the Rio Grande across the U.S. -Mexico border from Ciudad Juarez.


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