Fort hood officials are releasing more information about the three soldiers killed in a shooting at the post on wednesday sgt 1st class daniel michael ferguson, 39, was from mulberry, florida. Fort hood shooting may refer to: 2009 fort hood shooting, a shooting in november 2009 2014 fort hood shooting, a shooting in april 2014 this disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. Case 32: killings at fort hood 1 the shooting rampage at fort hood, texas, in 2009 by major nidal hasan, an army psychiatrist, killed 13 and wounded 30 more it. An army psychiatrist who opened fire at fort hood, texas, killing 12 people and wounding 31 others, was shot but captured alive, military officials said late thursday the gunman, identified as.
A shooting took place at the us military base at fort hood in killeen, texas on wednesday afternoon four people were confirmed dead including the gunman, apparently of a self-inflicted wound sources told cbs news that the shooter was a 34-year-old soldier named ivan lopez. The obama administration has finally acknowledged that those hurt and killed in the 2009 fort hood shootings were victims of terrorism -- and not workplace violence, as it was previously. Fort hood shooting: inside story of how massacre on military base happened maj nidal malik hasan's unit 9 is located at top left of the casa del norte apartment complex photo: ap by philip.
Since the 2009 fort hood shooting, the department of defense (dod) has made efforts to update 7 of 10 key force protection-related policy and guidance documents and is taking steps to revise the remaining 3 to incorporate insider. 2009 fort hood shooting topic on november 5, 2009, a mass shooting took place at fort hood , near killeen, texas nidal hasan , a us army major and psychiatrist , fatally shot 13 people and injured more than 30 others. Officials say the shooting started about 4 pm, when a soldier assigned to 13 sustainment command fire shots at people in the 1st medical brigade area on fort hood emergency crews responded to. The victims of fort hood a gunman killed three people and wounded 16 others before killing himself at fort hood, the same sprawling army base in texas where in 2009 an officer went on a shooting. Sgt alonzo lunsford, who survived being wounded seven times by nidal hasan at fort hood, has been a vocal critic of the administration for its stance on the attack.
Fort hood shooting revives debate over security, guns on bases some in washington argue for more guns, while some argue for more mental health assistance on military bases to increase security. The shootings at fort hood fort hood remains in mourning as the community looks for answers to why an army psychiatrist allegedly opened fired on his fellow soldiers the outburst of violence left. A fort hood official says there is a strong possibility that the gunman who killed three people and wounded 16 others at the texas military base argued with one or more soldiers immediately. Fort hood shooting survivor reacts to college shooting october 2, 2015 a survivor from the 2009 fort hood shooting reflects on what he believes would have saved lives that day. The latest tweets from fort hood shootings (@fthoodshootings) the austin american-statesman's continuing coverage of the court-martial of maj nidal hasan from reporter jeremy schwartz.
Washington, dc (nov 9, 2010) -- the army today released its internal follow-on review of force protection policies, programs and procedures in the wake of the november 2009 shooting at fort hood. In this image released by the us army, wounded are prepared for transport in waiting ambulances outside fort hood's soldier readiness processing center thursday, nov 5, 2009, in fort hood, texas. On nov 5th 2009 gunfire erupted inside the soldier readiness center at fort hood 13 people died and 31 were wounded & a memorial is currently being built. Fort hood shooting years later fort hood shooting 2009 this is the same place where that tragic event happened i hope families and everyone that was affected by this is well. Fort hood, the location of an earlier shooting in 2009 (killing 13), suffered a shooting today that resulted in four deaths with several wounded ivan lopez, a military truck driver recently assigned to the 13th sustainment command expeditionary unit at fort hood earlier this year, has been identified as the shooter.
Nidal hasan, seen here in 2010, has been sentenced to death for killing 13 people and wounding more than 30 more in a shooting rampage at fort hood, texas, in 2009. Fbi response to the final report of the judge william h webster commission on the federal bureau of investigation, counterterrorism intelligence, and the events at fort hood, texas, on november 5. The fort hood shootings a us major is under guard at a texas military base as officials investigate what prompted him to shoot 13 people dead. Death on base: the fort hoot massacre, by anita belles porterfield and john porterfield (university of north texas press, 2015) the november 2009 shooting at fort hood remains the most egregious example of homegrown jihadist terrorism in the united states.
Serving the fort hood, tx area, our community invites active duty military families, military and geographic bachelors, department of defense employees who support our armed services, gold star families, reservists, national guard, military retirees and civilians to make their home with us. In 2009, fort hood was the scene of the worst mass shooting at a military base in the us the massacre on 5 november occurred at a processing centre where troops preparing to deploy to afghanistan.
A survivor from the 2009 fort hood shooting reflects on what he believes would have saved lives that day. While the investigation is still ongoing and the military has effectively placed a gag order on the personnel involved, some details are being released about the april 2 shooting a soldier (who will not be named in this article) killed three people and wounded 16 at his workplace at ft hood.