Three hostages have been killed by a gunman, a former US Army rifleman, at a veterans’ home in California.
The gunman was Albert Wong, a 36-year-old who served in Afghanistan, who had been kicked off a treatment programme at the facility. The victims were executive director Christine Loeber, 48; clinical director Jennifer Golick, 42; and Jennifer Gonzales, 29, a clinical psychologist.
Wong had been a member of the Pathway Home – a facility that looks after military veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
It forms part of the Veterans Home of California-Yountville, which houses around 1,000 elderly and disabled veterans. Read more