Date: 9/12/18

Summary: Javier Casarez, 54, who was going through a bitter divorce, went on a shooting spree targeting his ex-wife and former coworkers at the trucking company. His attack included fatally shooting one victim who he pursued to a nearby sporting goods retailer, and two others at a private residence. After then carjacking a woman who was driving with a child (and letting the two go), Casarez fatally shot himself as law enforcement officials closed in on him.

Location: Workplace

Fatalities: 5

Injured:  0

Gender: M

Type: Spree

Weapon: handgun

Age of Shooter: 54

Mental Health Details: Yes

Sources: http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-bakersfield-mass-shooting-20180914-story.html; https://www.cnn.com/2018/09/13/us/california-shootings-multiple-dead/index.html; https://www.bakersfield.com/ex-wife-in-mass-shooting-had-just-filed-for-child/article_8d7510c2-bc38-11e8-bc73-c3793e2ec681.html

mental Health Sources: –

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