Dennis Butler was killed after allegedly capturing at dozens of individuals attending a commencement social gathering Wednesday close to the Vista View Residence complicated. No accidents have been reported from these on the social gathering.
Investigators stated Butler was warned about rushing within the space with kids current earlier than he left. He later returned with an AR-15-style firearm and started firing into the group earlier than he was shot and killed.
“As a substitute of operating from the risk, she engaged with the risk and saved a number of lives final night time,” Charleston Police Division Chief of Detectives Tony Hazelett stated.
Officers didn’t go into element, however stated Butler did have an in depth legal historical past.
What may have been one other tragedy of big numbers of deaths ended up as one useless killer.