FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

Product News

Fort Bliss Gunman Was Retired Army Sergeant

September 21, 2010  | 

The FBI has identified the gunman who opened fired at a Fort Bliss convenience store before being killed by responding officers as a retired Army sergeant. The agency also says one of the two women wounded in the shooting has died, the Associated Press reports.

The FBI issued a Tuesday statement identifying the gunman as 63-year-old Steven Kropf of El Paso. Authorities say they don't know if Kropf had any relationship with either victim. But they called Monday's shooting an isolated incident.

Read the full Associated Press story.

Tags: Military-related, Active Shooters


Be the first to comment on this story





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Police Shoot Denver Teen Who Struck Officer with Stolen Car
Denver police shot and killed a 16-year-old girl who allegedly struck and injured an...
Officers Shot, Gunman Killed Outside Minnesota City Council Meeting
A volley of gunfire erupted outside the New Hope City (Minn.) Council meeting Monday night...
Alabama Officer Dies in Single-Car Crash
A Loxley, Ala., police officer died Monday after being involved in a single-vehicle wreck...
Missouri Officer Shot, Suspect in Custody
After hours of searching an area where a Springfield (Mo.) PD officer was shot early this...
Mississippi Fugitive Arrested In Utah After 34 Years
Police in Utah say they've arrested a man who escaped from a Mississippi jail 34 years...

Get Your FREE Trial Issue and Win a Gift! Subscribe Today!
Yes! Please rush me my FREE TRIAL ISSUE of POLICE magazine and FREE Officer Survival Guide with tips and tactics to help me safely get out of 10 different situations.

Just fill in the form to the right and click the button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.

If POLICE does not satisfy you, just write "cancel" on the invoice and send it back. You'll pay nothing, and the FREE issue is yours to keep. If you enjoy POLICE, pay only $25 for a full one-year subscription (12 issues in all). Enjoy a savings of nearly 60% off the cover price!

Offer valid in US only. Outside U.S., click here.
It's easy! Just fill in the form below and click the red button to receive your FREE Trial Issue.
First Name:
Last Name:
Rank:
Agency:
Address:
City:
State:
  
Zip Code:
 
Country:
We respect your privacy. Please let us know if the address provided is your home, as your RANK / AGENCY will not be included on the mailing label.
E-mail Address:

Police Magazine