Date: 5/31/19

Summary: DeWayne Craddock, 40, a municipal city worker wielding handguns, a suppressor and high-capacity magazines, killed en masse inside a Virginia Beach muncipal building late in the day on a Friday, before dying in a prolonged gun battle with police. Craddock reportedly had submitted his resignation from his job that morning. He was a veteran of the Virginia Army National Guard, and “had a shaved head, bodybuilder’s physique and cameras in the windows of his house on a peaceful cul-de-sac,” according to the Washington Post.

Location: Workplace

Fatalities: 12

Injured:  4

Gender: M

Type: Mass

Weapon: 2 handguns

Age of Shooter: 40

Mental Health Details: Yes

Sources: https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/public-safety/virginia-beach-officials-expect-to-release-additional-details-of-mass-shooting/2019/06/02/a001b856-852f-11e9-a870-b9c411dc4312_story.html; https://pilotonline.com/news/local/virginia-beach-mass-shooting/article_e15ea290-853f-11e9-aa50-93751bba3c3b.html; https://pilotonline.com/news/local/virginia-beach-mass-shooting/article_c8353020-84a1-11e9-aa12-d3bf967368c4.html; https://www.npr.org/2019/06/04/729413913/do-extended-magazines-facilitate-mass-shootings; https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/virginia-beach-shooter-killed-12-using-silencer-high-capacity-magazine-n1012771

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