Date: 2/15/19

Summary: Gary Martin, 45, went on a rampage inside the warehouse in response to being fired from his job and died soon thereafter in a shootout with police. Among his victims were five dead coworkers and five injured police officers. Martin had a felony record and lengthy history of domestic violence; he was able to obtain a gun despite having had his Illinois firearms ownership identification card revoked. According to a report from prosecutors, Martin told a co-worker the morning of the shooting that if he was fired he was going to kill employees and police.

Location: Workplace

Fatalities: 5

Injured:  6

Gender: M

Type: Mass

Weapon: handgun

Age of Shooter: 45

Mental Health Details: No


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