Database of terrorist attacks and related events--Johnston's Archive

Alexandria, United States--4 March 2010

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 5 December 2017

Date: 4 March 2010

Location: Pentagon, Alexandria, Virginia, United States

Type of event: terrorism

Description:

Two guards injured in shooting attack at an entrance gate to the Pentagon, Alexandria, Virginia; the gunman was shot and killed.

The gunman, John Patrick Bedell, had espoused anti-government and anti-military views and 9/11 conspiracy claims, and had an arrest record for marijuana violations.

Consequences: 1 killed, 2 injured

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