The gunman behind the deadly mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio, early Sunday morning has been identified.
Citing law enforcement sources, CBS News has reported that the suspected gunman is Connor Betts, 24, of Bellbrook, Ohio.
CNN reports that 10 people are confirmed dead in the shooting that took place early Sunday morning in Dayton’s Oregon District, a popular tourist and entertainment neighborhood. Police fatally shot the suspected gunman, who is included in the most recent death toll.
According to CNN, authorities have been searching Betts’ home for evidence. As CrimeOnline previously reported, the suspect was wearing body armor as he opened fire.
A LinkedIn page appearing to belong to the suspect shows that he was a psychology student at Sinclair Community College, and worked at Chipotle. CrimeOnline has also located Facebook profiles that appear to belong to Betts’ parents and sister, which include photos of a person labeled in posts at Connor Betts.
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Authorities have not yet commented on a possible motive. CrimeOnline will provide further updates when more information is available.
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