YouTube shooter's freaky videos key to suspected motive, police say

YouTube shooting

San Bruno Police Commander Geoff Caldwell said Aghdam legally bought the 9mm handgun January 16, and it was registered in her name.

Nasim Aghdam, the 39-year-old San Diego resident who police said was behind the Tuesday shooting that left three people wounded, reportedly taunted people in the courtyard outside the building, according to a YouTube engineer identified by multiple news outlets as Zach Vorhies.

The day before the attack, the shooter's father, Ismail Aghdam, said he warned police that his daughter was upset with how YouTube handled her videos and might be planning to go to its offices. "I wish we could look into someone's soul". That police unit says she did not act suspiciously or appear to be a threat. Officers spent almost two hours Wednesday at the Jackson Arms Shooting Range in South San Francisco, a few miles from the YouTube headquarters. Aghdam posted on her website. He also said he didn't know she had a gun.

The police were now investigating a website that appears to show the same woman accusing YouTube of restricting her videos, CNN reported.

Police say today Aghdam went to a local gun range yesterday morning before going to YouTube.

Police did not release any further information on the suspect or speculate on her motives for the shooting at the offices of YouTube, which is owned by Alphabet Inc's Google.

How did the girl who grew up in Iran worshipping every insect become the woman who indiscriminately shot into a crowd of terrified YouTube employees who had been enjoying lunch on a sunny Silicon Valley patio?

Aghdam's parents, Ismail and Fauria, and her brother, Sean, told ABC News' Matt Gutman that Nasim's behavior was out of character, that she wasn't previously violent. In at least one video, Aghdam said the change was akin to censorship of the views she espoused, which were headlined by her vegan and animal-rights activism but also included a heavy dose of dancing and exercise exhibitions.

City are tired and need help from fans, says Guardiola
Responding to questions about Raiola's comments, the 47-year-old manager said, "Finally, the people discover my secrets: I'm a bad guy".

A San Bruno police officer spent almost two hours at a gun range not far from the YouTube headquarters where a woman shot and wounded 3 people before she killed herself. To purchase the firearm, Aghdam would have had to pass a background check that reviewed any criminal history, DMV records, outstanding warrants, restraining orders and mental health holds.

After receiving multiple 911 calls reporting gunfire, officers and federal agents swarmed the company's suburban campus sandwiched between two interstates in the San Francisco Bay-area city of San Bruno.

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital said Wednesday that the third victim, a 36-year-old man, remains hospitalized in serious condition.

Officials said Aghdam did nothing to suggest she was a danger to herself or others when they found her asleep in a Walmart parking lot the next day.

Just before 2 a.m. on Tuesday, officers patrolling the community of Mountain View, a suburban town that serves as the headquarters of search giant Google and software firm Symantec, spotted Aghdam's auto in a parking lot not far from a Whole Foods and 24 Hour Fitness. She was virtually unknown in a country where about 40 million people use the app.

"She was a weirdo", said one neighbor, who would only give her name as Lucy. She then killed herself.

People who post on YouTube can receive money from advertisements that accompany their videos, but the company "de-monetizes" some channels for reasons including inappropriate material or having fewer than 1,000 subscribers.

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