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Mother of Navy Yard Gunman Aaron Alexis: “I Don’t Know Why He Did What He Did”

Mother of Navy Yard Gunman Aaron Alexis: "I Don't Know Why He Did What He Did"

Mother of Navy Yard Gunman Aaron Alexis: “I Don’t Know Why He Did What He Did”

Cathleen Alexis, mother of Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis, speaks:  “I don’t know why he did what he did and I’ll never be able to ask him why.”  She also said,  “To the families of the victims, I am so, so very sorry that this has happened. My heart is broken.” This comes as the Buddhist community ponders the connection between their faith and Aaron Alexis.