Aaron Alexis

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/19/2013 at 8:37AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Clear. High of 75. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 61. Winds from the SW at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Nickelodeon’s Worldwide Day of Play Get up, get out and come play with Nickelodeon! Youth ages 6-14 [...]

Navy Yard gunman’s mother apologizes to victims’ families
Navy Yard gunman’s mother apologizes to victims’ families
Top Stories Liam La Guerre 9/18/2013 at 2:49PM

The mother of a Queens native who went on a shooting rampage, killing a dozen people at a Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., apologized to the victims and their families in the days following the massacre. Cathleen Alexis told media that she didn’t know why her son Aaron did what he did — and that [...]

Queens native identified as alleged D.C. Navy Yard gunman
Queens native identified as alleged D.C. Navy Yard gunman
Police Liam La Guerre 9/16/2013 at 5:58PM

Updated Tuesday, September 17 Federal agents are still investigating why a Queens native went on a shooting rampage, killing a dozen people at a Washington, D.C. Navy Yard on Monday. The FBI identified Aaron Alexis, 34, formerly of Flushing, as the gunman in the mass shooting, which began at about 8:20 a.m. at the Washington [...]