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a gunman opened fire in a warehouse on Friday in Aurora Illinois an hour west of Chicago the shooter identified as forty five year old Gary Martin was an employee at the sprawling industrial complex in Aurora he also wounded five police officers before he was shot dead the building is twenty nine thousand square feet and when they located the event if under the engaged in gunfire with him ultimately killing him at this time we are sure of the motive of this act of violence , the Chicago sun times newspaper reported that a woman who identified herself as Martin's mother told authorities her son had been laid off two weeks ago and was quote stressed out before Friday's shooting my heart goes out to the victims and their families who simply went to work today like any other day the bloodshed marks the latest spasm of gun violence in a nation where mass shootings have become almost common place and comes a day after the one year anniversary of the massacre of seventeen people buy a gun man at Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school in Florida