Security is tight at Fort Hood where a memorial ceremony will be held a week after a gunman fired on fellow soldiers, killing three and wounding 16.
Loved ones will gather on Wednesday in Fort Hood to honor lives which were cut short. It was exactly one week ago that an Iraq War veteran unleashed a reign of terror at the Army post.
What would have been a routine Sunday service at Tabernacle Baptist Church just outside of Fort Hood became a tribute to the soldiers killed four days earlier.
The Fort Hood soldier who gunned down three other military men before killing himself had an argument with colleagues in his unit before opening fire, and investigators believe his mental condition was not the “direct precipitating factor” in the shooting, authorities said Friday.
The soldier who killed three people at Fort Hood may have argued with another service member prior to the attack, and investigators believe his unstable mental health contributed to the rampage, authorities said Thursday.
An argument may have preceded Wednesday’s deadly Fort Hood attack.
The Army’s top civilian official says the soldier accused in the Fort Hood shooting this week was deployed for the final months of the Iraq war but did not see combat.
CBS 11 has obtained an image of suspected Fort Hood shooter Ivan Lopez, who is believed responsible for Wednesday’s shooting that left three others dead and several others injured.
Neighbors of suspected Fort Hood shooting suspect Ivan Lopez say the man’s wife was hysterical on Wednesday as news broke of the deadly shooting.
Hours after Ivan Lopez’s death, Fort Hood Army Lt. Colonel Mark Milley admitted they were still trying to figure out who Lopez was.