The family of the man who shot and killed three colleagues at a Silicon Valley cement plant and wounded six others says they are shocked and have no explanation for why the shooting happened.
The gunman in the Cupertino quarry shooting rampage made suicidal comments and brandished a handgun before the deputies shot and killed him, according to the lawyer for the deputies.
The suspect in the killing of three people in a shooting at the Lehigh Cement Plant near Cupertino early Wednesday morning was shot dead in Sunnyvale on Thursday morning by sheriff’s deputies.
A disgruntled employee opened fire at a meeting at a Cupertino limestone quarry on Wednesday, killing three people and injuring seven others including a woman carjacked a few miles away, authorities said.
The week before a San Jose ex-con allegedly shot a gas station attendant and then kidnapped and murdered Cindy Nguyen, he committed several other violent robberies, according to court documents.
One was an Iraq War veteran who loved military history. Another was an Afghanistan war vet and fitness buff. Still another would bring in cupcakes for colleagues when they got promotions.
An East Bay man accused of running down four bicyclists with his SUV in San Francisco last year was ordered Tuesday to stand trial on attempted murder charges, a spokesman for the district attorney’s office said.
Cainan Schierholtz, the younger brother of San Francisco Giants right fielder Nate Schierholtz, pleaded no contest Wednesday to two felonies and a misdemeanor in connection with a series of drunk driving crashes in Danville in August.
Two people are dead and one was hurt during a triple shooting in Vacaville. The suspect was behind bars Tuesday after he walked into the police station with a gun.