Date: 1/17/1989

Summary: Patrick Purdy, 26, an alcoholic with a police record, launched an assault at Cleveland Elementary School, where many young Southeast Asian immigrants were enrolled. Purdy killed himself with a shot to the head.

Location: School

Fatalities: 6

Injured:  29

Gender: Male

Type: Mass

Weapon: One semiautomatic handgun, one rifle (assault)

Age of Shooter: 26

Mental Health Details: Yes

Sources: http://www.recordnet.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20090118/A_NEWS/901170304; http://news.google.com/newspapers?id=N8IzAAAAIBAJ&sjid=kDIHAAAAIBAJ&pg=6930,6475926&dq=patrick+purdy&hl=en; http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,151105,00.html

mental Health Sources: http://www.recordnet.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20090118/A_NEWS/901170304

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