1 Dead, 3 Wounded In Texas Courthouse Shooting - Articles

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Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Mar 14, 2012

One person was killed and at least three others were injured today when a gunman opened fire at the Jefferson County Courthouse in Beaumont, Texas. Eyewitnesses said the suspect fled the scene and injured another victim, possibly a family member, when he hit her with his pickup truck attempting to leave the area. After a standoff at a nearby business, the suspect was taken into custody. Today's incident is the third in just a week. Last Wednesday, a shooting occurred outside a courthouse in Tulsa, Okla. Last Friday, a shooting took place at a historic courthouse in the state of Washington. The ABA Journal has more