Examples of gunman in a Sentence
They were shot by an unknown gunman.
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Convoys of these gunmen, known as turbas, swept into cities south of the capital, such as Jinotepe and Diriamba, last week and clashed with protesters in attacks that left at least 21 people dead.
Authorities have said the gunman, Stephen Paddock, fired barrages for about 10 minutes from 32nd floor windows into the open-air Route 91 Harvest Festival concert across Las Vegas Boulevard before killing himself.
But the agency told NBC News that a man in his early 20s with a backpack walked into the KRQE newsroom, just days after a gunman opened fire at a newspaper office in Annapolis, Maryland, killing five people.
The news comes on the same day that a gunman opened fire in the offices of the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland, killing five people and gravely injuring several others.
Five people were killed and at least three injured when a gunman opened fire in the offices of the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland Thursday.
On Thursday, five people were killed and two were injured after a gunman opened fire at the Capital Gazette newsroom in Annapolis, MD.
Calzadillas was shot in the head on Oct. 1, 2017, when a gunman opened fire on the Route 91 Harvest music festival in Las Vegas.
The following night, a gunman opens fire at Pulse nightclub, just miles away.
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Definition of gunman for English Language Learners
: a person (especially a man) who uses a gun to shoot someone or to try to shoot someone
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