A 45-year-old man has been arrested after six people,
including an eight-year-old child, were shot dead during a
murder spree in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Jason Dalton surrendered to police on Sunday morning after
he allegedly opened fire at innocent and defenseless people
during a five-hour rampage in his car.
He was arrested in a car that matched the description of the
suspected shooter’s, and there was a gun inside, according
Michican State police identified four of the casualties as
Mary Lou Nye, 63, Mary Jo Nye, 60Dorothy Brown, 74, and
Barbara Hawthorne, 68. The identities of the remain two is
not yet known.
Two people were injured at the three different locations he
targeted -an apartment complex, a restaurant and a car
One of those wounded was a 14-year-old girl who was even
pronounced dead at the hospital, but showed she was still
alive by squeezing her mother’s hand.
According to social media, Dalton is married and has
children. Another post suggested he was an Uber driver who
had been erratic while driving around passengers.
Reports suggest he was dropping off passengers in between shootings.