This is so sad — and scary.
We are learning more about John Russel Houser, the man who killed two people and wounded nine others before committing suicide in a Lafayette, Louisiana movie theater on Thursday night.
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Reports are coming in about his history of mental issues, as well as domestic disputes he had with family members over the last several years before perpetrating this heinous act.
Police are currently searching for Houser's online postings, trying to find out more about the gunman and his political and social views, but here's what we do know so far:
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This breaks our hearts.
Just days after James Holmes was found guilty of murdering 12 people at a screening of The Dark Knight in Colorado in 2012, there has been yet another movie theater shooting.
During a screening of Trainwreck in Lafayete, Louisiana on Thursday night, a 58-year-old white male reportedly opened fire on theater goers, killing two and injuring seven.
Col. Michael Edmonson says that the Louisiana State Police are withholding the shooter's identity at this time, and are unable to pin point a motive.
The elderly man additionally shot himself and is dead.
Amy Schumer is the writer and star of Trainwreck, and she tweeted her support to the people of Louisiana after hearing the news, saying:
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