The news recently has been filled with rather unfortunate events, and the very recent and tragic occurrence of a shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue has deeply touched all of our hearts. The hateful crime was perpetrated by a 46 years old man named Robert Bowers, who entered the Tree of Life Congregation in the Shabbat morning where a baby was being circumcised, in an event known as a Bris, and opened fire yelling “all Jews must die”. 11 people are reported to have been fatally injured and news of other injuries are coming in.
Who is Robert Bowers, the Pittsburgh Shooter?
Information has been obtained on the shooter, Robert Bowers. He is a 46 years old man who is a resident of suburban Baldwin, and is now facing 29 charges following his crime – including 11 counts of using a firearm to commit murder. The attack is said to be the most deadly attack on the Jewish community in U.S. history as per the Anti-Defamation league. Four of the people injured were the policemen on the scene, and we would like to greatly appreciate the service of these law enforcement personnel on the scene.
Robert Bowers Family/ Relationships?
Much is not known about his family since news about the gunman is coming in and investigation is on the way. The status of his relationships, or marriages or children are not yet made public.
However, upon investigation of his social media posts, especially in the app Gab, Robert Bowers is seen to be making frequent anti-Semitic remarks. Prior to the attack, Bowers had made the post on Gab, saying “I can’t sit by and watch my people get slaughtered. Screw your optics, I’m going in”. Bowers was referring to the caravan of migrants which has been on the news lately and made posts on his social media account that Jews were helping transport them into the nation.
This is a very sad day for the people of the United States and this is an event which marks the return of Anti-Semitism in America. President Trump has condemned the attack and said “”This evil anti-Semitic attack is an assault on all of us” and “We must stand with our Jewish brothers and sisters to defeat anti-Semitism and vanquish the forces of hate.”
Robert Bowers Profile / Wiki / Information
Robert Bowers Personal Information
Full Name: Robert Bowers
Age: 46 years old
Current Residence: Baldwin
Profession: in Trucking industry (past)
Children: Not Known
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Some Facts on Robert Bowers, the perpetrator:
- Bowers was a critic of President Trump.
- Bowers worked as a trucker.
- Bowers had a lot of firearms and also had an active license to carry them.
- Bowers was taken to the hospital after he surrendered to law enforcement.
- Bowers has an assault rifle and at least 3 handguns and stayed for 20 minutes in the synagogue.