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What We Know About the Aurora Warehouse Gunman

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16.02.2019

The man who killed five people in a warehouse in Aurora, Illinois, on Friday bought his gun legally—despite a felony conviction for aggravated assault that should have disqualified him—but later lost his gun license, police said Saturday. Authorities are investigating how he was able to keep his gun.

The gunman, identified as 45-year-old Aurora resident Gary Martin, died on Friday at the manufacturing plant where he had worked as a valve assembler for 15 years. Police said he opened fire during a meeting in which he was fired, killing three. He went on to kill the other two victims, also Henry Pratt Co. employees, in a different part of the warehouse. Aurora police Chief Kristen Ziman said........

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