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

Las Vegas, United States--8 June 2014

compiled by Wm. Robert Johnston
last modified 5 December 2017

Date: 8 June 2014 (11:30 AM)

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

Type of event: terrorism

Description:

Two police officers (Alyn Beck and Igor Soldo) fatally shot in a restaurant in Las Vegas, after which the two shooters took the officers' weapons, killed a civilian (Joseph Wilcox) at a nearby store, then killed themselves.

The attackers, Amanda Miller and Jerad Miller, were know for espousing anti-government views; at the scene of the first shooting scene they left a Gadsden flag and a note stating "this is the beginning of the revolution".

Consequences: 5 killed

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