What goes through the mind of a 19 year old in the time that leads up to the fatal killing of eight, and then turning the AK47 on himself?
Headlines blare across the planet. "Nine shot killed omaha mall" Omaha mall attacks" "If only we would have gotten to him earlier!"
How many times does this have to occur before the wake up call is heard across the US and the world?
In a press release today we heard bewildered pleas like:"He should have gotten help, but I think he needed someone to help him and needed someone to be there when in the past he's said he wanted to kill himself," said Karissa Fox, who said she knew Hawkins through a friend. "Someone should have listened to him."
In a prior paragraph we see the report: Altogether, the state spent about $265,000 on Hawkins, officials said.
My god! Is the the product of $265,000 worth of "Treatment"? And what has been the product of this "treatment"? OMAHA, Neb. - The young man who killed eight people and committed suicide in a shooting rampage at a department store spent four years in a series of treatment centers,"
Eight Shot Dead and 19 year old Hawkins turned the gun on himself to take the back door out of the scene. Why? Please read on.
We have seen school mass killings with Kip Kinkel and another by Jeff Weise killed two relatives, five fellow students, a guard and a teacher before killing himself in Minnesotta. In Columbine Colarado Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold show the failure of "Anger Management" and "Death Education" after which both planned and executed a shooting spree that left 12 students and a teacher dead at Columbine High School.
So what did 19 year old Hawkins, 16 year old Jeff Weise, Kip Kinkel, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold have in common before they carried out such calculated astrosities?