“Gunman Had ‘Apparently Volunteered’ for Bernie Sanders” -NBC News

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Summary: ” Other law enforcement officials with knowledge of the investigation told NBC News that at this point there is no indication that the shooter had ties to international terrorism. Hodgkinson, a licensed home inspector who ran his business out of his Illinois home, has a past history of arrests, and was charged in 2006 with assaulting his girlfriend, according to public records. Related: Congressman Steve Scalise, Three Others Shot at Alexandria, Virginia, Baseball Field The shooting also wounded two members of a dignitary protection single unit of the U.S. Violence of any kind is unacceptable in our society, and I condemn this action in the strongest possible terms.” The law enforcement officials said the shooter was heard asking, “Are these the Republicans, or the Democrats?” Sen. The other reported victims, Rep. Pete Williams reported from Washington and Jon Schuppe, Tom Winter and Jonathan Dienst reported from New York. The president paid tribute to the Capitol Police officers who likely saved resides in the face of a “brutal assault.” The shooter then got into a gunfight with police and was shot, officials said. by Pete Williams, and Jon Schuppe WASHINGTON — A 66-year-old Illinois man has been pointed out as the suspect in the shooting of a congressional baseball practice Wednesday, injuring at least one member of the House of Representatives. Hodgkinson allegedly opened fire at a field in Alexandria, Virginia, many law enforcement sources told NBC News.”

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