June 4th, 2018
In May and June 2018, a spree killer sought out and fatally shot six people in Scottsdale, Arizona, United States. The shooting spree began on May 30 and ended June 4, when the shooter killed himself as police closed in. The shooter was Dwight Lamon Jones, aged 56.[5The story was covered on Dateline NBC on June 29, 2018. On June 4, 2018 According to Scottsdale police, Mary Simmons, who was found dead at a Fountain Hills home near Golden Eagle Boulevard and Sunridge Drive Monday, met Jones four to five years ago through tennis, and the two would occasionally meet to play at local parks. Bryon Thomas was also found dead Monday morning at the Fountain Hills residence. Police say Thomas and Jones also had a "social/recreational relationship." Dwight Jones died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound as police converged on his Scottsdale hotel Monday morning.