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In darkness and chaos, deputy killed by friendly fire

Dec. 7, 2018 6:26 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — As terrified people scrambled out of broken windows, screaming and bleeding and fleeing a mass shooting inside a California bar, Sgt. Ron Helus and a highway patrolman decided to try to stop the gunman, running in together with assault-style rifles to what turned out to be an...

The Latest: Deputy killed by friendly fire in bar shootout

Dec. 7, 2018 1:54 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the mass shooting last month at a California bar (all times local): 10:55 a.m. Authorities say a sheriff's deputy killed in a mass shooting at a Southern California bar was shot five times by a gunman who killed 11 others, but struck fatally by a bullet fired by a...

California bar shooter had enough ammo to kill many more

Nov. 28, 2018 2:44 AM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The gunman who killed 12 people in a crowded Southern California bar had more than 150 bullets left to fire but stopped shooting to ambush arriving officers, killing one of them, police said Tuesday. Investigators said they still don't know why 28-year-old Ian David Long...

The Latest: Motive still unknown in California mass shooting

Nov. 27, 2018 1:39 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the investigation into a mass shooting at a Southern California bar (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Law enforcement authorities say they are still trying to learn why a gunman killed 12 people in a Southern California bar before taking his own life. FBI official...

Gunman in California mass shooting showed warning signs

Nov. 21, 2018 6:19 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — At first, the outlines of the mass shooter's 28 years appeared unremarkable. Ian David Long enlisted in the Marines out of high school and married at 19. Within five years, he was honorably discharged, divorced and in college. As the picture sharpened, troubling details emerged...