Santa Monica Shooter Left Apology Note
John Zawahri shows remorse for killing father, brother, but no anger
By Arden Dier, Newser Staff
Posted Jun 14, 2013 8:17 AM CDT
An evidence photo showing a bag and cartridge magazines is among several new evidence photos of the June 9 shooting rampage.   (AP Photo/Santa Monica Police)

(Newser) – Santa Monica shooter John Zawahri showed no signs of anger in a three-page, handwritten farewell note found on his body, said authorities at a news conference last night. What it contained: an apology for killing his father and brother, a farewell to friends, and an expression of hope that his mother would be taken care of money-wise. What it didn't: a motive for the shooting spree. "We believe that his mental health challenges likely played a role in his decisions to shoot and kill," said the Santa Monica police chief, per the Los Angeles Times.

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People_Suck
Jun 14, 2013 2:10 PM CDT
He apologizes for being a worthless loser. You got what you deserved.
boss
Jun 14, 2013 2:07 PM CDT
Another gunsucking mess who thinks we give a shiite about his bogus 'right to bear arms.' Happy to see them dying off. Hope for us yet.
LoginsSuck
Jun 14, 2013 1:24 PM CDT
apology not accepted.