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Omar S. Thornton

Omar S. Thornton
Omar Thornton was the suspected shooter in a workplace shooting at Hartford Distributors, in Manchester, Conn. on August 3, 2010. Thornton is believed to have shot and kiiled eight co-workers before killing himself.
Omar Thornton was the suspected shooter in a workplace shooting at Hartford Distributors, in Manchester, Conn. on August 3, 2010. Thornton is believed to have shot and kiiled eight co-workers before killing himself. « Show less

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  • Transcript of Omar Thornton's 911 Call

    Dispatcher: State Police. Thornton: Is this 911? Dispatcher: Yeah, can I help you? Thornton: This is Omar Thornton, the, uh, the shooter over in Manchester. Dispatcher: Yes, where are you, sir? Thornton: I'm in the building. Uh, you probably want...
  • Fatal Shootings Reponse: 'No One Died After Police Arrived On Scene'

    Fatal Shootings Reponse: 'No One Died After Police Arrived On Scene'
    As police on Friday concluded their on-scene investigation into Tuesday's mass killing at Hartford Distributors, they also began evaluating their response to the tragedy. New details have emerged about the chaotic scene police encountered as they arrived...
  • Enfield Woman Charged With Stealing Beer From Hartford Distributors

    Enfield Woman Charged With Stealing Beer From Hartford Distributors
    EAST WINDSOR — Police have arrested an Enfield woman on sixth-degree larceny charges for allegedly stealing beer from a Hartford Distributors truck, police said. Christy A. Quail, 33, of 13 Burnham St., was captured on video surveillance recorded...
  • After Killings, Return To Workplace Is Difficult

    After Killings, Return To Workplace Is Difficult
    As Hartford Distributors prepares to reopen this week, beer deliveryman David Zylberman isn't sure he wants to go back. "I don't even know if I can handle working again," said the 54-year-old Vernon resident. "I don't want to be behind [the wheel of]...
  • Hartford Distributors Goes Back To Work, Eight Days After Massacre

    Hartford Distributors Goes Back To Work, Eight Days After Massacre
    Hartford Distributors Inc. employees gathered this morning shortly before 7 for a moment of silence before going back to work as a group, eight days after a workplace massacre that left nine people dead. Teamsters Local 1035 secretary-treasurer and...
  • Memorial Remembers Victims Of Hartford Distributors Tragedy

    Caught in the glare of a national spotlight, struggling through a week of numbness and anguish, those who lived through or responded to the mass murder at the Hartford Distributors warehouse came together to support each other, defend their quiet town and...
  • At Hartford Distributors, Work Brings Relief

    At Hartford Distributors, Work Brings Relief
    "I was afraid to come back, I admit it." Michael Raymond arrived at Hartford Distributors Inc. in Manchester at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday, eight days after his coworker Omar Thornton killed eight men before turning the gun on himself in Connecticut's worst...