Assassin 2 correspondents of the TV channel WDBJ Vester Flanagan left a suicide note. In the letter he explained the motives of his own shocking act.
The killer sent to the editors of ABC News Fax, where were set out preconditions for his action. Who died in the clinic Flanagan said that the incident is a response to the shooting at the Church in Charleston. American Rifleman recalled the incident of 17 June, when 21-year-old American Dylan Ruth motivated by racial hatred shot 9 black parishioners. The coming day he was arrested.
The Creator of the message expressed the delight of the South Korean student Cho Seung-Hui, who shot in early April 2007, 32 students at Virginia Polytechnic Institute, also teenagers, who in 1999 killed 13 people at school "Columbine". Furthermore Flanagan complained of racial discrimination, sexual harassment, bullying at work, harassment of black men and white women.
According to him, over him mocked for being gay and black. "For some time I was a powder keg ready to explode," said Flanagan in the message. Completely was sent to the police.
With former employees at arrow were your own scores. On a locked Twitter account, the attacker under the pseudonym Bryce Williams, wrote that murdered them by the reporter Alison Parker made racist remarks, and the operator Adam ward, with whom he worked only 1 time, for any reason, lamented Flanagan played together in the personnel Department.
Remember, the tragedy occurred on 26 August in Virginia. During the live broadcast was murdered 24-year-old woman reporter and 27-year-old videographer WDBJ7 local branch of CBS. Flanagan shot himself during a police chase. In critical condition the correspondent was taken to hospital, where he died.
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