California hotel cook arrested after allegedly planning mass shooting
Thursday, 22 August 2019 Authorities in California say another mass shooting may have been averted. Police arrested 37-year-old Rodolfo Montoya, a cook at a Marriott in Long Beach. They found several guns and hundreds of rounds of ammunition in his home. His arrest is one of the latest in a string of mass shooting threats after deadly shootings in El Paso and Dayton. Jericka Duncan reports.
Police in Long Beach, California, south of Los Angeles, on Wednesday (August 21) announced the arrest of a Marriott hotel chef accused of threatening to carry out a mass shooting at the hotel in a dispute with his employer. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Since the start of the year, published reports list more than 250 mass shootings in the United States. Recently well-publicized shootings in El Paso, Texas; Dayton, Ohio; Gilroy, Calif., and the STEM..