Webster gunman who shot firefighters identified

The gunman involved in the Webster shooting has been identified as William Spengler, police say.

"The shooter took his own life with a self inflicted gunshot to the head" said police chief Gerald L. Pickering.

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NY firefighter gunman 'left note'

A man who allegedly shot dead two firefighters as they tackled a fire in Webster in New York state left a chilling note declaring his plan to "kill people", police said.