On Wednesday night, the former machine-gunner, dressed all in black with his hood pulled up, opened fire with a handgun at the Borderline Bar & Grill during college night, then apparently killed himself as scores of police officers closed in.
Offering a horrifying illustration of just how pervasive gun violence is in America, Susan Orfanos said her son survived the Las Vegas festival shooting last October that left over 50 people dead-making it the deadlist mass shooting in modern us history.
Minutes later the veteran, who served in Afghanistan, uploaded another post that read: "I hope people call me insane (two smiley face emojis)... wouldn't that just be a big ball of irony?"
Police have identified Ian David Long, 28, as the suspected gunman.
"There was so many people that he touched", he added.
Dean held back tears as he commemorated Helus, who he said planned on retiring in the coming year.
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Thank you for all that you do for us!" "I pray that everyone is kept safe and protected from these fires". These were only two of the fires burning uncontrolled in California deep into the night on Thursday.
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He said the fast-moving flames forced fire crews to shelter people at a Walgreens and other locations until flames passed through. Butte County CalFire Chief Darren Read said at a news conference that two firefighters and multiple residents were injured.
A reporter then pointed to blood on his sleeve, which he said "isn't mine" and came from a man with a chest wound who they helped drag over to paramedics.
The former track and field coach of California shooter Ian David Long claims that Long assaulted her while he was in high school.
Susan Schmidt-Orfanos, whose son, Telemachus Orfanos, was killed Wednesday night after surviving a mass shooting past year in Las Vegas, said she wanted gun control - not platitudes. Likewise, the shooter is dead, along with the first police officer to enter the bar ... But a mental health specialist who assessed Long after sheriff's deputies responded to a call about his agitated behaviour last spring anxious he might be suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. 'I know where I'm going when I die, so I wasn't anxious to sacrifice myself'. He declined to engage on questions on whether the nation needs stricter gun control laws.
"Only him and I know, how I loved - how much I miss him".
According to reports, among those dead is Sheriff's Sgt. Ron Helus, who was one of the first people on the scene. "They called out our crisis intervention team, our mental health specialist, who met with him, talked to him and cleared him". This kid was mentally disturbed in high school.
A Pepperdine University suitemate of Alaina Housley said on Twitter her friend was missing and offered a description of what she was wearing. "The fire is literally so close to exploding into an area that is massively populated".