Paperwork Sparked Ft. Hood Spree


spc-ivan-lopez-fort-hoodCould paperwork have sparked the shooting spree that killed four people and wounded 16 earlier this week? Witnesses and relatives of the victims are saying that alleged shooter Spc. Ivan Lopez-who also shot himself-became frustrated when he asked for a leave-of-absence application from a human resources office at Fort Hood and was told to come back the next day.

Lopez reportedly left the office for a few moments before returning with a semiautomatic pistol and opening fire. The gunman’s real motive for the shooting remains a mystery. Read more at The Washington Post.

{Andy Newscenter}


  1. Notice that he was taking three pyscohoactive medications, and one of those was Ambien. There have been reports and even lawsuits alleging that Ambien can be involved in blackout episodes and other bizarre behavior. Mix and match pills seem to be a fad among American psychiatrists, and you have to wonder if that mix was toxic for Mr. Lopez and his victims.