Burn, on the other hand, said that it was not yet clear what had might have motivated the gunman
to create such a situation.
Gunjan Sharma, a 14-year-old student, volunteered for the brave act when the gunman
used her junior as a shield.
The 20-year veteran police officer who exchanged fire with the gunman
was hit several times.
Tensions have been high in Toulouse since March, when a gunman
who police said claimed links to al Qaida killed three Jewish schoolchildren, a rabbi and three paratroopers in the area.
was a 23-year-old man who was a former pupil at the school for children aged 10 to 15.
They fled into a back room as the gunman
and an accomplice threatened staff with a double-barreled shotgun.
Police chief Ray Schultz said the gunman
was a former employee.
Summary: Two people were shot at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington on Wednesday, when a gunman
opened fire on the building sparking panic in the heart of the capital's tourist
In a separate attack a lone gunman
on a motorbike shot a man at the Hare and Hounds pub.
of a gunman
at Saticoy Street and Sepulveda Boulevard.
charged on-stage at a nightclub in the United States and opened fire on the band and crowd, killing top heavy metal guitarist 'Dimebag' Darrell Abbott and three other people before a police officer shot him dead, authorities said.
then "fired one shot, wounding a shop employee," whereupon "the owner of the mom-and-pop store pulled out his own gun and fired one shot, hitting the gunman
in the head.
The third gunman
was thought to have driven away in the first car.
One, named Galil, later told me he was a freelance journalist, but being a gunman
paid better, at $4 a day.
ONE man was killed and two others were injured when a gunman
opened fire in an house early yesterday.