By all accounts, the shooter was nothing extraordinary. He liked risky gambling, owned guns, moved to Las Vegas from Florida to get closer to the gambling and got a decent home in a golf community.
So, who knows. Can’t seem to get the “Pumped Up Kicks” song out of my head though.
The house in Mesquite is in a retirement community, Sun City Mesquite, an upscale development of about 1400 homes. The community includes an 18-hole golf course, indoor and outdoor swimming pools and a recreation center. Residents must be at least 55 years old, and no children are allowed.
The gunman worked for the predecessor company of aerospace and defense giant Lockheed Martin from 1985 to 1988, the company said in a statement. The company did not release further details about his employment there.