Incident

9-27-2012 Minnesota Minneapolis 8-1

Location

September 27, 2012

Accent Signage Systems
Incident Address
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Jacob Bruce Beneke
  • Age: 34
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Eric Rivers
  • Age: 42
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Keith Vincent Basinski
  • Age: 50
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Ronald Richard Edberg
  • Age: 58
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Reuven Rahamim
  • Age: 61
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Rami Cooks
  • Age: 62
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: John Souter
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: BW
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Relationship: Co-worker
  • Name: Andrew John Engeldinger
  • Age: 36
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Suicide^
  • Murder/Suicide
  • Mass Murder (4+ deceased victims excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator , one location)
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Workplace shooting (disgruntled current or former employee)
  • Backfill

Notes

Sign-making business. 4 died on scene; 1 died at hospital; 1 died 2 weeks later. Gunman killed self at scene. Fired hours earlier. Arrested in 1997 for leading police on a high-speed chase; probation. Bought guns legally. Concealed carry permit application and training certificate found at his home.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 9mm

District

Congressional District: 5
State Senate District: 61
State House District: 61A