Reuters ALYSON MCCLARAN
The US security authorities announced today, Tuesday, that 10 first-degree killings of the suspect have been charged in the Baudelaire, Colorado, shooting.
During a press conference, the local police command identified the identities of 10 people who were killed in the attack, which occurred Monday evening in the “King Supers” store in the city, ranging from 20 to 65 years old, including a 51-year-old policeman with 7 children.
The police confirmed that the condition of the 21-year-old suspect was stable after he was injured and arrested by the security forces, and stated that the prosecutor had formally charged him with carrying out 10 first-degree killings, while the motives for the attack have not yet been determined.
In turn, the Governor of Colorado said during the conference: “My heart hurts today … Not only did we lose 10 lives, but this is real terror and terror for us.”
This incident is the second mass shooting to shake the United States within a week and result in deaths, as 8 people, including 6 women of Asian origin, were previously killed 6 days ago in 3 massage parlors in Atlanta and around the state of Georgia, and the attack was charged against a young man. 21 years old.