On August 1, 1966, University of Texas student Charles Whitman killed his wife and mother with a knife, then climbed the university’s tower and started shooting. In all, Whitman killed 16 and injured 32 before being killed by police. His autopsy revealed a brain tumor which may have contributed to his inability to control his impulses.
Can we predict extreme fatal violence? An exploration of the causes behind incidents of mass murder.
The most notorious mass killings across the country. What atrocity took place in your home state?