Police identify Louisiana movie theater gunman

Houser is accused of using a .40 caliber handgun to fire 13 rounds of bullets into a crowd watching an evening screening of the film "Trainwreck" in Lafayette, Louisiana, on Thursday

Police identify Louisiana movie theater gunman

Louisiana police on Friday identified John Russell Houser, 59, of Alabama as the suspected lone gunman who opened fire in a crowded movie theater, killing two and wounding others before turning the gun on himself.

Houser is accused of using a .40 caliber handgun to fire 13 rounds of bullets into a crowd watching an evening screening of the film "Trainwreck" in Lafayette, Louisiana, on Thursday.

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