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Jessica Contrera The Washington Post Published 6:00 AM EST Feb 12, 2019 BROWARD COUNTY – He kept his head down as he walked into the judicial complex, knowing his presence would attract stares. He emptied his pockets at security and hustled onto the elevator. He tugged at his tie, the one he'd borrowed because he forgot his suit. He hated suits. He hated all of this. But for his brother, he had come back again and again. Out the elevator, down the hall, past the news reporters and up to the doors guarded by sheriff's deputies. They stepped aside and he stepped into the courtroom. There in a red jumpsuit was his brother, Nikolas Cruz, who had confessed to carrying out a massacre at his former high school. Fourteen students and three staff members were killed last Valentine's Day at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland. Seventeen others were injured, left with lasting scars, physical and mental. Hundreds more had their lives upended: parents suddenly without … [Read more...] about Nikolas Cruz’s brother struggles with aftermath of school shooting
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A man was killed and five other people were wounded in a mass shooting early Wednesday morning after a rap event at a gentlemen's club, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said. Just after 2 a.m., according to police, a silver Chevrolet Tahoe riddled with bullets arrived at Memorial Hospital, dropping off six people, including Willie Addison, with gunshot wounds. More Headlines Jacksonville led Florida in mass shootings during 2018, stats show Mayor, sheriff, state attorney release plan to reduce gang violence Jacksonville mayoral candidates offer crime solutions after mass shooting Addison, 25, died shortly after arriving at the hospital. One of the other victims was reported to be in critical condition, but the other four had non-life-threatening injuries. Police have not identified any of the other victims, whose ages range from 20 to 40 years old. Investigators said they learned that the six people in the Taho … [Read more...] about 6 victims of mass shooting were targeted, JSO says
Police investigators work the scene of a shooting, Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, in Tallahassee, Fla. A shooter killed one person and critically wounded four others at a yoga studio in Florida's capital before killing himself Friday, officials said. (Tori Schneider/Tallahassee Democrat via AP)This undated photo provided by Leon County Sheriff’s Office shows Scott Paul Beierle. Two people were shot to death and five others wounded at a yoga studio in Tallahassee, Fla., by Beierle, a gunman who then killed himself, authorities said. The two slain Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, included a student and faculty member at Florida State University, according to university officials. (Leon County Sheriff’s Office via AP) TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A yoga student is being lauded as a hero for wrestling with a gunman who posed as a customer to get into a yoga studio in Florida and started firing. Joshua Quick spoke to ABC’s Good Morning America on Sunday and said he grabbed Scott Paul … [Read more...] about Yoga student fought off gunman in fatal Florida shooting
HTV National Desk Published 4:00 am CST, Sunday, November 4, 2018 Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 These are the victims of the Florida yoga studio shooting 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Police have identified the women who were killed Friday when a gunman stormed a yoga studio in Tallahassee, Florida, and opened fire. Nancy Van Vessem was a doctor. Maura Binkley was a college student. Both were part of the Florida State University community. Here's what we know about them: Maura Binkley Binkley was a 21-year-old student at Florida State, according to school President John Thrasher. In a statement posted to its Facebook page, the Delta Delta Delta sorority called Binkley a "beloved sister." "As a leader in the (Alpha Eta) chapter, Maura embodied the Tri Delta woman -- brave, bold and kind," the statement from President Kimberlee Sullivan said. "Our hearts are with her family, our sisters and the FSU community during … [Read more...] about These are the victims of the Florida yoga studio shooting