Rober Hawkins opened fire in a busy Omaha department store killing 9 people and wounded several others before killing himself. An SKS assault rifle was used by the gunman who left a suicide note “Now I’ll be famous”. Not much is known about Robert A. Hawkins motive other than suffering a set of setbacks in the past year.
He recently broke up with a girlfriend, got fired and failed to get into the Army as well. Coming from a troubled family he had also been treated for depression and attention deficit disorder. Hit the link to read the whole story at CBS News.
Link: CBS News