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Issue Date: Vol. 53, No. 10, October 2013, Posted On: 9/17/2013


Navy Yard Gunman Was Reportedly Obsessed With Violent Videogames


by Staff Reporter
TAGS: video game violence, videogames, Aaron Alexis, violence in media

Washington Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis played violent videogames, including Call of Duty, for up to 16 hours at a time, according to his friends.

Alexis, 34, was shot dead on Monday after killing 13 people at Washington's Navy Yard.

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