The Washington Navy Yard gunman visited two hospitals in the weeks before the rampage but did not say he was depressed or having thoughts of harming himself or others, the Veterans Affairs Department said Wednesday.
Investigators are looking into suspected shooter Aaron Alexis’ mental health. One month before the deadly rampage at the Washington Navy Yard, Alexis called police claiming he was hearing voices of people out to hurt him.
In recent years there have been mass shootings at schools, military bases, temples and movie theaters. The locations all bring to mind the question – where, if anywhere, are we safe?
Day one of the sentencing phase for convicted Fort Hood murderer, Nidal Hasan, proved to be the most emotional and gut-wrenching day of the three-week court martial.
A military judge has ruled attorneys assisting Army Major Nidal Hasan must continue as standby counsel.
The military courthouse on the edge of Fort Hood has been transformed into a fortress, surrounded by hundreds of stacked freight car-sized shipping containers, and by tall dirt- and sand-filled barriers.
A military judge says she’ll decide next week whether to delay the Fort Hood shooting suspect’s trial after hearing more about his strategy to defend himself for the 2009 attack that killed 13 people.
An Army psychiatrist will not be allowed to plead guilty to any of the charges in the deadly 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage, a judge ruled on Wednesday.