On the 12th of July, 1976, a mass shooting occurred at California State University, Fullerton.
Thirty-seven year old custodian Edward Charles Allaway, armed with a weapon he purchased at Kmart, killed seven people and wounded two others in the campus’ library.
After fleeing the scene, he went to a hotel and called police to tell them what he had done.
Edward Charles Allaway is taken into the courthouse two days after the massacre. X
Over the course of his trial it was revealed that not long before the shooting spree he had threatened his wife with a knife and raped her.
Allaway is currently held at Patton State Hospital in San Bernardino.