Date: 6/28/18

Summary: Jarrod W. Ramos, 38, shot through the glass doors of the paper’s newsroom around 3pm to carry out his attack; police quickly responding to the scene found him hiding under a desk and apprehended him. Ramos had harbored a longstanding grudge against the paper over a 2011 column that had detailed his guilty plea for the harassment of a former female classmate. Ramos had sued the paper for defamation and lost.

Location: Workplace

Fatalities: 5

Injured:  2

Gender: M

Type: Mass

Weapon: shotgun

Age of Shooter: 38

Mental Health Details: Yes


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