News Kalamazoo Killer Was an Uber Driver Who Took Passengers For a Terrifying Ride During Spree

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  1. dawg

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    The suspect
    What we know:

    Two hours after the final shooting, police found their suspect: 45-year-old Jason Brian Dalton. He was arrested without incident in downtown Kalamazoo. Police also seized a weapon from his car.

    Dalton was driving for Uber the night of the shootings and even picked up and dropped off passengers between attacks, a source with knowledge of the investigation told CNN.

    Matt Melle told CNN affiliate WWMT he rode in Dalton's car just before the shootings started.

    "We got about a mile from my house, and he got a telephone call. After that call, he started driving erratically, running stop signs," Mellen told the affiliate.

    Uber's chief security officer told CNN that Dalton passed a background check. Police also said Dalton had not criminal record.

    "For all intents and purposes, he was your average Joe," the public safety chief said. "This was random."

    What we don't know:

    Who that phone call was from, and whether it may have played a role in the rampage.

    http://www.cnn.com/2016/02/22/us/kalamazoo-michigan-what-we-know-and-dont-know/
     
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    Guess if he shot his customers, he wouldn't get a tip.:jj:
     
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    Man, he looks NUTS in that mug shot........


    BET HE CUTS HIS OWN HAIR............

    Why didn't he just shoot himself DEAD, & do himself, & the world, a GIGANTIC favor??????????
     
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    14 year old girl still fighting for her life.

     
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    Dude on NPR this AM said he got a ride between shootings and supposedly joked "you're not the shooter, right" after he got in the car and guy just mumbled no or something....no joining in on the joke for this mass murdering Uber treiber.
     
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    Should the victims' families sue Uber and the car manufacturer?
     
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    The guy Gets It Done. You have to maximize productivity. Might as well earn some cash in your downtime.
     
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    "Make the most if your free time between senseless murders! Drive for Uber!"

    Fuck them and their TechBro "gig economy."
     
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    It's clear that Uber has blood on their hands
     
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    Yes.

    And the tire manufacturer whose tires were on the car.
     
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    He was driving a Chevy Equinox.

    GM is in such deep shit. They had better hope for another bail out
     
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    He looks kind of like Blubber the shit sponge.
     
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    And Goldman Sachs, who financed Uber's venture capital rounds. Anything to run those fucks out of business.
     
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    Fuck. Just sue the entire federal government. After all Chevy still wouldn't be making cars if not for the bail out
     
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    Woah woah woah, stop the clock.

    None of this would have happened if Scores Man had been behind the wheel.


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    "You know, Robin, I invented having assholes drive for me. Fuck those Uber shitheads."
     
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    Sh'yeah, like Ronnie isn't a freaking ticking time bomb.
     
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    Look, hes Scores Man dammit. Hes about gettin drunk, hes about having fun, hes about having a good time, hes about meetin girls, hes about meetin guys.
     
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    The first thing I thought of when I saw this was @baltimore mike