Date: 9/16/2013

Summary: Aaron Alexis, 34, a military veteran and contractor from Texas, opened fire in the Navy installation, killing 12 people and wounding 8 before being shot dead by police.

Location: Military

Fatalities: 12

Injured:  8

Gender: Male

Type: Mass

Weapon: Sawed-off shotgun, 2 boxes of shells; also a .45-caliber handgun taken from a security guard he shot at the scene.

Age of Shooter: 34

Mental Health Details: Yes

Sources: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/18/us/state-law-stopped-gunman-from-buying-rifle-officials-say.html; http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/17/us/navy-yard-shooting-military-contractors; http://www.fbi.gov/washingtondc/press-releases/2013/law-enforcement-shares-findings-of-the-investigation-into-the-washington-navy-yard-shootings/index.html

mental Health Sources: http://bigstory.ap.org/article/13-killed-washington-navy-yard-shooting-rampage

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