2017 Congressional basebaw shuitin

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2017 Congressional Basebaw shuitin
2017 Congressional basebaw shuitin is locatit in the Destrict o Columbia
Alexandria, Virginie
Alexandria, Virginie
Location o Alexandria, Virginie, wi the boondaries o Washington, D.C. heichlichtit
Location Alexandria, Virginie, U.S.
Coordinates 38°49′17″N 77°03′08″W / 38.821351°N 77.052222°W / 38.821351; -77.052222Coordinates: 38°49′17″N 77°03′08″W / 38.821351°N 77.052222°W / 38.821351; -77.052222
Date Juin 14, 2017 (2017-06-14)
7:09 a.m. EDT
Attack teep
Shuitin
Wappens Rifle[1]
(Speceefic mak nae kent, possibly AK-47)
Daiths 1 (the perpetrator)[2]
Non-fatal injures
6 (5 directly)[3][4][5]
Suspectit perpetrator
James T. Hodgkinson (deceased)

On Juin 14, 2017, in Alexandria, Virginie, a gunman, identifee'd as James T. Hodgkinson o Illinois, opened fire on a group o Republican members o Congress an thair staffers, wha war practicin for the Congressional Basebaw Gemme scheduled for the next day. A shuitoot ensued atween the gunman an polis. Sax fowk war shot: Hoose Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA); David Bailey an Crystal Greiner, the twa Capitol Police officers assigned tae pertect Scalise; Zack Barth, a legislative aide tae Rep. Roger Williams (R-TX); Matt Mika, a lobbyist; an the gunman, wha later dee'd frae his injuries.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Jacob Pramuk. "Trump: Assailant who shot GOP Rep. Steve Scalise, others has died". CNBC. Retrieved June 14, 2017. 
  2. Diaz, Daniella; Love, Alysha. "Alexandria shooting: Live updates on the shooting at a congressional baseball practice in Virginia". CNN. Retrieved June 14, 2017. 
  3. Hermann, Peter; Kane, Paul; Sullivan, Patricia (June 14, 2017). "Gunman fires on Alexandria park during GOP baseball practice; lawmaker Scalise among wounded". The Washington Post. Retrieved June 14, 2017. 
  4. Herman, Steve. "At least four people have been shot". Twitter. Retrieved June 14, 2017. 
  5. Pergram, Chad. "Virginia GOP baseball practice shooting: Multiple people shot". Fox News. Retrieved June 14, 2017.