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Authorities identify gunman in deadly Odessa shooting
Odessa
ODESSA, Texas -- Authorities have identified the gunman who opened fire at random in the West Texas city of Odessa as 36-year-old Seth Aaron Ator.

As federal agents join the investigation into why this mass shooting happened, we have learned more about the gunman.

Odessa police say the death toll is now seven after Ator was stopped by state troopers opened fire and fled, shooting people at random.

Authorities spent Sunday combing through more than 15 crime scenes and searching Ator's home and car.