ER Doctor Who Tried To Save Mercy Hospital Shooting Victims Speaks Out“When it's someone you know, someone you've had dinner with, someone you've had drinks, someone you kind of shared a life with, it's different,” the emergency room doctor said.
A Look At The Troubled Life Of Mercy Hospital Shooter Juan LopezJuan Lopez's lives appear to have collided one week in late October. The week it appears Lopez was to marry Dr. O'Neal. The same week his ex-wife took him to court. She wanted Lopez to be held in contempt for failing to pay child support that racked up to nearly $6,000.
The Promising Life And Tragic Death Of Dr. Tamara O'Neal"One of the things that we lost was a black physician that was truly an inspiration to many women of color."
CPD Superintendent Johnson Details Timeline On Mercy Hospital ShootingJohnson said he believed a 9mm handgun was used by Lopez. A spokesperson for CPD said the weapon was purchased legally at a suburban gun shop.