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Mental Illness Blamed for Toronto Muslim Shooting Spree

They might get the benefit of the doubt if they didn’t use this same exact excuse for every Muslim terrorist attack.

Faisal Hussain has been identified as the gunman in the deadly Danforth Avenue shooting rampage.

Ontario’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU) released Hussain’s identity on Monday evening, hours after he opened fire on a number of Danforth Avenue restaurants, killing two people and injuring 13 more

The usual excuse is in. It’s mental illness.

The parents of a gunman who killed two people and injured 13 others in Toronto on Sunday night said their son suffered from “severe mental health challenges.”

According to a source who has met the family, Hussain was the son of Canadian parents of Pakistani origin who have been struggling through major challenges.

The National Council of Canadian Muslims said they were “shocked an angered by this shooting attack.”

“There can be no justification for such acts of brutal violence. We urge everyone to wait for the police investigation to provide answers about this devastating situation before speculating about motive,” officials said in a statement.

The AP decided to run a bizarrely sympathetic tearjerking piece about a mass murderer that turns him into the victim.

TORONTO (AP) — Ashley Robinson saw Faisal Hussain almost every day when she walked her dog on the winding sidewalk near her high-rise apartment building.

“He always was smiling,” she said, adding that they lived in the same building in Thorncliffe Park, a 21-story gray building that’s home to immigrants and Canadians alike.

Read the full story from Front Page Mag

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