Authorities identify Virginia Beach shooter

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Police work the scene of a mass shooting at the Virginia Beach city public works building Friday, May 31, 2019 in Virginia Beach, Va. A longtime city employee opened fire at a municipal building in Virginia Beach on Friday, killing 11 people before police shot and killed him, authorities said. Six other people were wounded […]

VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (Associated Press) — Officials have identified the gunman who killed 12 people and then was shot by officers at a Virginia Beach municipal building as Dewayne Craddock.
    
Authorities used a Saturday morning news conference to focus on the victims. They projected photos on a screen and gave each victim’s name along with biographical details.
    
Officials identified Craddock for the first time after talking about the victims. They say they will name Craddock only once, then will not refer to him again.
 

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