Five people, including a Congressman, were shot Wednesday at a Congressional baseball team practice in Alexandria, Va. The assailant was killed by return gunfire from U.S. Capitol Police officers, including two who were wounded.
Here is a list of the victims hit during the attack by James T. Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Ill., who died later in a hospital.
Injury: Shot in hip
Scalise is hospitalized at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, where he has had three surgeries since the shooting.
Bio: Scalise, who represents Louisiana’s 1st Congressional District, is currently the No. 3 Republican in the House serving as Majority Whip. He was elected to Congress in 2008. He is married and has two children. The family resides in Jefferson, La.
Injuries: Shot twice in chest
Mika is hospitalized at George Washington University Hospital. His family released a statement saying Mika was shot multiple times and is in critical condition.
Bio: Mika is a former aide to Rep. Tim Walberg, R-Mich. A Michigan native, he is a graduate of Adrian College and earned a master’s degree from Western Michigan University. The former baseball player reportedly volunteered to help the congressional team.
Injury: Shot in ankle
Hospitalized at MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Bio: Griner graduated in 2006 from Hood College in Frederick, Md. where she majored in biology and was a guard on the basketball team, according to the Frederick News Post.
Injury: Bullet wound in leg
Condition: After the shooting, Barth posted on Facebook that he was “in the hospital and okay.” Williams tweeted out Barth was expected to make a full recovery.
Barth has been released from a hospital.
Bio: A native of Houston Barth is a 2015 graduate of the University of Texas at Austin.
Condition: Treated and released
Bio: Bailey, a federal officer since 2008, majored in physical education and graduated from North Carolina Central University in 2007, according to the Durham Herald-Sun.