Posts Tagged ‘aaron alexis’

One Year Later, D.C. Pays Tribute to Navy Yard Victims

Public memorial tonight at 6 p.m. at Canal Park.

FBI Releases Footage of Aaron Alexis With Gun in Halls of Navy Yard Building

The FBI released some pretty chilling footage today of Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis running through the halls of the Navy building with his gun pointed.

District Line Daily: Determining the Motive

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People in the department in which Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis worked had concerns about his job performance, [...]

Blanket Security

Five hours after a man went on a shooting rampage at the Navy Yard Monday morning, Jacqueline Alston was still waiting to hear if her husband was OK.
A custodial worker who keeps the fourth floor of the Naval Sea Systems Command headquarters clean, Ernest Johnston isn’t allowed to carry a cell phone to his job—national [...]

A Day After the Navy Yard Shooting, a Neighborhood Returns to Mostly Normal

The streets surrounding the Naval Sea Systems Command headquarters felt eerily normal today—just more than 24 hours after a deadly shooting rampage in the federal building left 12 victims, and the shooter, dead.
The line at the closest Starbucks was 10 people deep, and workers enjoyed the unseasonably cool weather during lunch in nearby Canal Park.
There [...]

District Line Daily: The Stories of the Victims

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The names of some of the victims killed in yesterday's tragic shooting at Navy Yard have [...]

Some Victims Identified in Navy Yard Shooting

Metropolitan Police Department officials have released the names of seven of the 12 people killed, allegedly by Aaron Alexis, in today's shooting at the Navy Sea Systems Command headquarters at the Navy Yard. Five other victims' names were still being withheld as of 10:50 p.m.
The names released Monday night:

Michael Arnold, 59
Sylvia Frasier, 53
Kathy Gaarde, 62
John Roger [...]

The Needle: Mass Tragedy in the District

Mass Tragedy: The tragedy coming out of the District this morning was heard around the world. At least one gunman opened fire at the Naval Sea Systems Command this morning killing 12 people and injuring a Metro police officer. The suspect, who was killed, has been identified as Aaron Alexis. Not enough minuses for this [...]

At Navy Yard, Plenty of Media, Little Information

Jimmy Smith is an independent truck driver traveling the country for Disney's touring show, Doc McStuffins Doc Mobile. The show was supposed to perform in front of a live audience of children Tuesday at the Yards Park next to the headquarters of the Naval Sea Systems Command by the Navy Yard. But as the crew [...]

FBI: Navy Yard Shooter Was Aaron Alexis, 34, of Texas

The man who allegedly killed 12 people at the Navy Yard this morning was a 34-year-old from Forth Worth, Texas, named Aaron Alexis, the FBI announced this afternoon. His picture is above. If you have information about him, you can contact law enforcement authorities at (202) 278-2000 or (800) CALL-FBI.
Image via FBI Washington Field Office

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