Discovery Communications HQ – Hostage Crisis (Silver Spring, Maryland)

Discovery Communications HQ – Hostage Crisis (Silver Spring, Maryland)

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September 1, 2010. Discovery Communications headquarters hostage crisis: James J. Lee, armed with two starter pistols and an explosive device, takes three people hostage in the lobby of the Discovery Communications headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland before being killed by police. After nearly four hours, Lee was shot dead by police and all the hostages were freed without injury. Lee had earlier posted a manifesto railing against population growth and immigration


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