Suspected Washington Navy Yard Shooter Is Fort Worth Resident, At Least 12 Killed

CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

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story updated 9:15 p.m.

WASHINGTON (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A former Navy reservist went on a shooting rampage Monday inside a building at the heavily secured Washington Navy Yard, firing from a balcony onto office workers in an atrium below, authorities and witnesses said. Thirteen people were killed, including the gunman.

Authorities said they were looking for a possible second attacker who may have been disguised in an olive-drab military-style uniform.

But as the day wore on and night fell, the rampage increasingly appeared to be the work of a lone gunman.

The attack unfolded about 8:20 a.m. in the heart of the nation’s capital, less than four miles from the White House and two miles from the Capitol.

Investigators said the motive was a mystery.

Mayor Vincent Gray said there was no indication it was a terrorist attack. But he said the possibility had not been…

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