CHRIS HEATH: The Real Story of Uber Driver Jason Dalton’s Night of Terror

Jason Dalton Pictured.

GQ – As different as one mass shooting may be from another, we have become primed to expect certain patterns. First, the violence. Then, the explanation. It’s never a sufficient explanation, of course, but generally, within a day or two, we learn of some kind of motive or circumstance that acted as a trigger. Whether radical Islam, anti-cop vengeance, suicidal depression, or virulent misogyny, an explanation swiftly emerges to help us understand. And then we wait to hear about all the warning signs that were missed, the clues that, if only recognized or heeded at the time, could have prevented this bloodshed…