Say Their Names: Dayton Shooting Victims Hit Close To Home
Many are mourning once again as somebody’s father, mother, son or daughter, died at the hands of a gunman this past Sunday. A gunman in body armor opened fire early Sunday in a popular entertainment district in Dayton, Ohio, killing nine people, including his sister, and wounding dozens of others before police ended his life, city officials said.
There have been at least 16 shootings so far this year in the United States with 4 or more people killed, not including the shooter, according to a CNN analysis.
These 16 shootings have resulted in at least 101 dead and 80 wounded.
Connor Betts, 24, was killed by police less than a minute after he started shooting a .223-caliber rifle in the streets of Dayton’s historic Oregon District about 1 a.m. Sunday, August 4th, in the second U.S. mass shooting in less than