Ira Attebery
Birth name Ira Theadore Attebery
Born (1914-04-29)April 29, 1914
Corning, Arkansas, United States

April 27, 1979(1979-04-27) (aged 64)
San Antonio, Texas, United States

Cause of death Suicide
Parents William Oscar Attebery
Luvina Hocking Attebery
Attack information
Date April 27, 1979
Location(s) San Antonio, Texas, United States
Killed 2
Injured 31+
Weapon(s) AR-15

Ira Theadore Attebery was an American who killed two people and wounded at least 31 other in San Antonio, Texas, United States on April 27, 1979, before committing suicide.[1][2][3][4]


  • Amalia Castillo
  • Ida Jean Dollard

Among those wounded were:

  • Tom Barker, policeman
  • Elroy Crenwelge, policeman
  • Ben Donahoe, policeman
  • L. R. Grassmuck, policeman
  • Irene Hernandez, 20, shot in the thigh
  • Kathi Lapping, 32, shot in the neck
  • Jack Lupher, 32
  • Robert Maldonado, 41, policeman
  • Gary Nagy, 33, policeman
  • Mrs. Nagy, wife of Gary Nagy
  • Diane Wick, 29, sister of Kathi Lapping, shot in the face

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