Empire State Building Shooting: 9 Victims Shot by Police


The Guardian reports: Johnson did not fire at police, according to law enforcement, but he did raise his gun. Nine civilians – four women and five men – were shot or grazed by the two officers who shot Johnson dead. Initial reports suggested the shooter shot the bystanders, additionally it was suggested the cops had “returned fire,” which has also been proven wrong.

One of the shooting victims says police fired “randomly” into the street. Readers may remember this story where a 65-year-old woman used a gun to defend herself against five robbers, the police “cautioned store owners about defending themselves with guns.” Read More: http://worth-reading-blog.blogspot.com/2012/08/empire-state-shooting-shooter-never.html