When you too many guns and rounds of ammunition, or bombs, or shoot or stab more times than you need just to kill a person, or travelled a long way to inflict a lot of damage then what you probably have is not just a garden variety criminal or mental case, but a professional terrorist backed up by planner, and possibly a disinformation campaign.
Mass Shootings in the United States Involving
High-Capacity Ammunition Magazines
Types of Weapons
- AK-47 assault rifle 7.62 semiautomatic Soviet since Vietnam crude, cheap, most influential rifle in modern times for wars and struggles / jihad of liberation
- AR-15 assault rifle, 5.56 mm high tech lightweight expensive US rifle since Vietnam
- SKS 7.62 soviet WWII era, replaced by AK-47 popular in China, Vietnam
- Tec DC-9 hand-held assault pistol
- Romanian made WASR-10 is a civilian version of the venerable AK-47 assault rifle used by more armies worldwide than any other assault rifle.
Henderson Nevada Motorcyclist Killed After Shooting At Police October 22, 2013 In Henderson Nevada, a man drove up in a motorcycle and shot out the windows of a female police officer's car that was at the scene of an accident, and then also shot at another police car that arrived for backup. 3 officers then shot the suspect. The gunman was carrying 3 handguns and police found a rifle on his motorcycle, firepower typical for a mass shooting or a terrorist attack.
All you need to hurt somebody is a truck, but a MONSTER TRUCK is overkill. 8 killed and 79 hurt is more than almost any recorded driving into a crowd rampage. Mexican Monster Truck Crashes Into Crowd October 5, 2013 In Chihuahua Mexico, an out-of-control monster truck with 5 ft wheels shot into a crowd of spectators at an air show, killing eight people and hurting 79. Alcohol was detected on the breath of driver, and he tested positive for alcohol use. On a second pass, the truck hit hard on a second car before veering off into the stands, damaging a semi-truck and mowing down spectators. Some witnesses say the driver lost control after he hit his head and his helmet came off. No media accounts mentioned the possibility of a terrorist incident. Other monster trucks in town were bombed by unknown persons.
December 14, 2012 Sandy Hook: AR-15, Glock, plus shotgun in car cbc An arsenal of weapons including guns, a gun safe with shotgun shells, a bayonet and several swords were found in the home and car of the gunman ...Adam Lanza killed 26 people inside Sandy Hook Elementary School and took his own life within five minutes of shooting his way into the building, Lanza killed all 26 victims inside Sandy Hook Elementary School with a Bushmaster .223-calibre rifle before taking his own life with a Glock 10 mm handgun. He says Lanza had another loaded handgun with him inside the school as well as three, 30-round magazines for the Bushmaster. Sedensky said 154 spent .223 casings were recovered at the scene. A loaded 12-gauge shotgun was found in the Honda Civic Lanza drove to the school with 70 rounds of Winchester 12-gauge shotgun rounds...Col. Daniel Stebbins discussed evidence that suggested the Newtown gunman studied other mass slayings and dedicated extensive planning to the rampage.