The grandparents of the person who allegedly slaughtered 20 folks inside an El Paso Walmart stated they had been “devastated” on Sunday, providing prayers to the victims.
Larry Brown and Cynthia Brown launched an announcement about Saturday’s mass capturing allegedly perpetrated by their grandson — 21-year-old Patrick Crusius — who’s being handled as a “home terrorist.”
“We’re devastated of the occasions of El Paso and pray for the victims of this tragedy,” the assertion stated.
“Patrick Crusius is our grandson. He lived with us in our home in Allen, Texas whereas he attended Collin County School.”
They added, “He moved out of our home six weeks in the past and spent few nights right here whereas we had been out of city.”
Crusius allegedly opened fireplace within the crowded Walmart close to the Mexican border on Saturday, killing 20 and wounding 26 others.
Investigators consider a racist manifesto posted on-line within the hours earlier than the capturing was penned by Crusius.
The grandparents defined that the shooters driver’s license and mailing deal with had been at their Texas residence, inflicting some to consider he lived there.