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Wed Nov 7, 2012, 10:38 AM

Man shoots four co-workers, two fatally, at Fresno poultry plant [View all]

Gunman opens fire during his shift at Valley Protein, killing two execution style and wounding two more before running from the building and shooting himself.

By Diana Marcum, Los Angeles Times

November 7, 2012

Lawrence Jones didn't seem quite "himself" on Tuesday morning, a co-worker would later tell police.

He started his shift with the others at the chicken packaging plant in central Fresno at 5 a.m. They often work until 5 p.m. grateful, many said, for the overtime.

But about 8:20 a.m., just a few minutes before a meal break, Jones, 42, pulled out a .357-caliber derringer handgun and started killing. Authorities said he walked methodically up to his victims, shooting execution style.

"He walked around them in order to get very close to the intended targets, place the gun very close and fire a round," Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer said ...

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-1107-fresno-shooting-20121107,0,6081077.story

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