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Deputies have not confirmed a motive for the shooting, but they said it appears that Katz targeted his victims. Witnesses told Channel 9 that Katz was upset that he had lost a match earlier in the day.
Suspected shooter identified as David Katz. Gaming community says he went by the tag "Bread" was a former #Madden Champion from Baltimore. Reports: ATF on scene at Federal Hill home in MD in connection to #MaddenShooting @ActionNewsJax pic.twitter.com/m5NeUdufqW— Paige Kelton (@PaigeANjax) August 26, 2018
Deputies said Katz legally purchased two guns from a licensed dealer in Maryland last month and he had extra ammunition with him. One of the gun's had a laser sight on it, officials said.
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