posted on Sep, 21 2012 @ 11:28 AM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man who has taken a hostage inside a downtown Pittsburgh high-rise is posting Facebook updates as police try to negotiate
the release of the man he's holding.
Pittsburgh police Chief Nate Harper identified the suspect as 22-year-old Klein Michael Thaxton. On his Facebook page, Thaxton says he's tired of the
life he's lived and has "lost everything."
Harper said Thaxton entered the 16th floor office of a benefits administration firm around 8 a.m. Friday asking for the man he eventually took
I saw this on my local news station on their noon broadcast but they didn't have a link on their website so I found this on yahoo. They, on my local
channel, labeled him as an 'Anti-American.' I hope this isn't another staged event to help push gun control.
According to a comment left on his Facebook page, this may be about a girl?
Facebook has shutdown his profile page. According to ABC57, they were claiming that he also has a bomb and attempts are being made to keep him
edit on 9/21/2012 by imnotanother because: More to add
edit on 9/21/2012 by imnotanother because: Even more to add.