Trump Says California Gunman Was ‘a Very Sick Puppy’

Investigators have not commented on a motive for the rampage or whether mental illness played a role.

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THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — As investigators worked to figure out why an ex-Marine slaughtered 12 people at a country music bar, President Donald Trump on Friday blamed mental illness, describing the gunman as "a very sick puppy" who had "a lot of problems." Investigators have not commented on a motive for the rampage or whether mental illness played a role. But neighbors reported hearing frequent loud fights between Ian David Long and his mother,… Read at AP News

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