The shooting suspect killed at Maryland’s Fort Detrick on Tuesday has been identified as Fantahun Girma Woldesenbet. CNN reports Woldesenbet was as a Navy Hospital Corpsman who allegedly shot two seafarers at Frederick, Maryland’s, Riverside Tech Park, afore driving onto the military installation, where he was killed.
Army Brig. Gen. Michael J. Talley denoted Woldesenbet allegedly ceased briefly at the Fort Detrick gate checkpoint, then took off and drove a moiety mile into the military installation afore being ceased. He then allegedly exited the conveyance, brandished a firearm, and was shot dead by military police.
Television crew film outside the dormitory of Navy Petty Ofc. 3rd Class Fantahun Girma Woldesenbet, assigned to Fort Detrick in Frederick, Md., Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Authorities verbalize the Navy medic shot and wounded two U.S. seafarers at a military facility afore fleeing to a nearby Army base where security forces shot and killed him. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
CNBC quoted U.S. Army Garrison Fort Detrick Commander Col. Dexter Nunnally saying, “Our number one priority is the safety of our people. Our emergency responders are well-trained for these types of situations and the expeditious replication of our military police enabled us to contain this threat expeditiously.”
One of the two wounded seafarers is expected to be relinquished from the hospital today. The second is in critical but stable condition. Breitbart News reported Maryland has stringent gun controls, many of which are contained in the Firearms Safety Act of 2013. That Act vetoed “assault weapons” and “high capacity” magazines, and put in a place a fingerprinting/registration requisite for incipient handgun buyers.
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