Sunday, 13 July 1952

Columbia Univ

Rate this item
(0 votes)

Bayard Peakes walked in to the offices of the American Physical Society at Columbia University and shot and killed secretary Eileen Fahey with a .22 caliber pistol.[14][15] Peakes was reportedly upset that the APS had rejected a pamphlet he had written.

Additional Info

  • Type of Incident: Shooting
  • Source: Wiki-Post secondary School Attacks
  • Deaths: 1
  • Injuries: 0
  • City: New York City
  • State: New York
  • Facility Type: Higher Education
  • Facility SubType: Post Secondary
  • Foiled or Exposed Plots: Yes
  • Included In 2002 Report: Yes
Read 502 times