tags: Timeline 2014, FedEx, active shooter, not terrorism, Workplace Violence, airport incident, Paramilitary, shotgun, knife, bomb (molotov cocktail), no motive, Company Driver, harass employees with laser scanner, suicide note, suicide
1 suspect suicide 6 injured April 29, 2014 Kennesaw Georgia FedEx Shooting In at Georgia FedEx plant near an Atlanta area airport, 6 were injured after a suspected workplace shooting. Gunman Geddy Kramer was a package handler who loaded boxes. He was dressed in black and camouflage vest with a bandolier "like Rambo" as if he was dressed for warfare. He was armed with shotgun, and foot-long knife. He was found dead of self-inflicted shotgun wound, and he had molotov cocktail fire bombs that were not used. His friends described him as "nice" and "happy" but on NBC news co-worker said he frequently complained about how he was mistreated, overworked, and underpaid.
*Sources: google search
http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Latest-News-Wires/2014/0501/FedEx-gunman-note-found-no-history-of-job-problems-reported Law enforcement officials have learned that co-workers at the FedEx center reported Kramer to company management for shining a laser scanner at people's eyes, Cobb District Attorney Vic Reynolds said. Reynolds didn't know if the conflict factored into the attack. investigators found a note left by Geddy Kramer, but he didn't know what the note said.
Authorities were still looking for the gunman
NBC evening news - 10 min into program after NBA racism and tornados
Rachel Maddow - no coverage on 1st day at all