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Ga. FedEx gunman wasn't enthusiastic about job

Wednesday - 4/30/2014, 5:47pm  ET

A Cobb County Police Officer speaks to FedEx employees and family members gathered at the parking lot of a skating rink located near the shipping facility where a gunman open fire in Kennesaw, Ga., on Tuesday, April 29, 2014. A shooter described as being armed with an assault rifle and having bullets strapped across his chest "like Rambo" opened fire Tuesday morning at a FedEx station outside Atlanta, wounding at least six people before police found the suspect dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Brant Sanderlin) MARIETTA DAILY OUT; GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT; LOCAL TV OUT; WXIA-TV OUT; WGCL-TV OUT

KATE BRUMBACK
Associated Press

KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) -- The father of a gunman who wounded six colleagues in an Atlanta-area rampage says his son didn't seem enthusiastic about his job but never mentioned problems with co-workers.

Geddy Kramer showed up with a shotgun early Tuesday morning at the FedEx package-sorting center where he worked. He shot a security guard, then fired on those working in a large warehouse before killing himself.

Scott Kramer, who lived with his son, spoke to reporters on Wednesday. The father says Geddy Kramer didn't express a lot of enthusiasm about his job.

Cobb District Attorney Vic Reynolds said co-workers at the FedEx center reported Kramer to company management for shining a laser scanner at people's eyes. Reynolds didn't know if the conflict factored into the attack.


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