Shooter Lied About Previous Arrest, Debts

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September 24, 2013 AT 6:42 AM
The Washington Navy Yard shooter lied about a previous arrest and failed to disclose thousands of dollars in debts when he applied for a security clearance in the Navy. The gaps in his record eventually allowed him to work in the secure Navy building where he gunned down 12 workers, underscoring weaknesses with the clearance process that Navy officials are targeting for change.