KALAMAZOO, MICHIGAN — An Uber driver who killed 6 and injured 3 others during a mobile shooting spree, and later blaming the Uber app for his actions, has pleaded guilty to all charges at the start of his trial.
The incident occurred over the course of a few hours on February 20th, 2016. The driver even took fares in between his shooting rampage, with some riders jokingly asking the driver if he was the shooter after they heard the news.
[The gunman] halted jury selection in his trial with surprise guilty pleas to six counts of murder, two counts of attempted murder and eight counts of felony use of a firearm, according to prosecutors. He faces life in prison without the possibility of parole.
I remember covering this story almost in real-time, and had a difficult time processing what was happening. In the minds of many, including my own, it takes a mass shooting to a whole new level when the gunman is mobile in this way, and when police haven’t caught up to him yet.
Furthermore, once the suspect …Read the Rest
Source:: Concealed Nation