Edition: Global Global Select Region
Email: Passwd: or sign up free
One News Page
One News Page > US > Suspected D.C. gunman Aaron Alexis grew up in NYC: reports
Open news article

Suspected D.C. gunman Aaron Alexis grew up in NYC: reports

metronews
Monday, 16 September 2013

Suspected D.C. gunman Aaron Alexis grew up in NYC: reports[caption id="attachment_219896" align="alignnone" width="614"]
Aaron Alexis, who the FBI believe to be responsible for the shootings at the Washington Navy Yard in the Southeast area of Washington, DC, is shown in this poster released by the FBI on September 16, 2013.
Credit: Reuters[/caption] The suspected D.C. gunman who was reportedly killed in a firefight with police after fatally shooting about a dozen people at a Washington, D.C. Navy Yard is apparently a New York City native. [related tag ="gun-violence"] Officials say Aaron Alexis, 34, grew up on 77th Road in Queens. According to DNAinfo, he attended Hillcrest High School and moved around throughout the five boroughs after graduating high school, ultimately settling on Halsey Street in Brooklyn. According to public records, he was still registered to vote in Queens, though the last time he voted was 13 years ago in 2000. By Monday afternoon, police said his mother, Cathleen Alexis, was being questioned in her home in Bed-Stuy by the FBI and NYPD. His brother-in-law Anthony Little, standing in front of the family home Monday afternoon to address the public, said the family is "distraught" about about the shooting. Little's wife, Naomi Alexis, is Aaron's sister.   Follow Danielle Tcholakian on Twitter @danielleiat
0
shares
Share on FacebookShare on Twitter Comment
 
Source: OneMinuteNews.com - on September 17, 2013

News video: Washington Navy Yard Gunman Aaron Alexis Had Violent Past

Washington Navy Yard Gunman Aaron Alexis Had Violent Past

Yesterday morning Aaron Alexis walked through security at Washington's Navy Yard, opening fire inside the historical headquarters for Naval Sea Systems Command. He killed 12 people and injured 8, none of which were military personnel. Aaron Alexis' motive is being examined, as well as his record of...

You Might Like


Other recent news in US

CALIFORNIA high court pick up for confirmationWoman accused of deadly DUI crash in COURT today
Hurricane Marie Brings Huge Swells to SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BeachesYonkers Woman Identified As Soldier Who Shot Herself At VIRGINIA Army Base
Sister of Boston bombers charged for allegedly making bomb threat against Manhattan WOMANIMMIGRATION judges' union wants independent court
Blackout Wednesday: Internet down for millions of TIME WARNER Cable customers across the USTIME WARNER CABLE Says Outages Largely Resolved, NY Gov. Cuomo to Investigate
MILITARY JET CRASHES in Virginia, sheriff's office saysWoman claims Harrah's casino SECURITY assaulted her at bachelorette party

Twitter


Comments

Load Comments

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2014 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
One News Page - Top Headlines RSS Feed RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Advertise  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |  One News Page on Facebook LIKE us on Facebook  One News Page on Twitter FOLLOW us on Twitter  One News Page on Google+ FIND us on Google+