What we know about Jacksonville gunman David Katz

Witness: Mass Shooter at Madden Tournament Was Gamer Who Lost

Williams said he had two handguns with him during the shooting, a 9mm and a.45 caliber.

His victims have been named as Eli Clayton, 21, and Taylor Roberston, 27, who were both well-known players of the Madden NFL American football game.

An avid gamer, Robertson was known for his success in "Madden" and had played 18 games as part of the Madden community and won 72 percent of the time.

According to Jacksonville's Sheriff, Mike Williams, Katz hailed from Baltimore and had travelled to Jacksonville for the Madden 19 video game tournament.

A recording on the live stream platform Twitch shows two competitors playing the game before what looks like a red laser appears to point at one of the competitor's sweatshirts.

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One witness said "everyone [was] running for their lives", and that people were being trampled while trying to exit the venue, while others tried to hide from the shooter. A rival of the shooter recalled that the 24-year-old didn't talk much with fellow gamers, either online or when they met face-to-face for tournaments.

Police identified David Katz, 24, of Baltimore to be the gunman.

Investigators said two people were shot to death before Katz turned the gun on himself.

Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry thanked law enforcement and medical personnel for their quick response to the incident, saying: "At bad times we see the best in people, and today is no different".

The FBI and Baltimore Police on August 26 the home of Katz and interviewed family members, the agencies wrote on social media. "We send our love, condolences, and deepest sense of sorrow to Elijah's Family and Friends", the team tweeted.

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The investigation into yesterday's deadly shooting at a Madden 19 tournament in Jacksonville, Florida is still underway, but we now know the names of those killed in the incident.

"I'm really easy to get along with, I'm not a troublemaker", he said.

The Madden game's maker, EA Sports, lists a David Katz as a 2017 championship victor. "I will never take anything for granted ever again". She said he began firing shortly thereafter.

Shortly after the shooting, officials from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives along with law enforcement agencies raided the suspected shooter's family home in Baltimore. Katz reportedly killed himself after the shooting.

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