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Resource ID: #13041
Subject: Military
Source: Air Force Times


Air Force Times takes a close look at the string of errors that left former Airman Dean Mellberg free to shoot Maj. Thomas E. Brigham and others June 20, 1994, at the base near Spokane, Wash. Five died in a situation that could have been avoided had there not been a series of miscommunications such as the attending military physician failing to comment on the medical history form when Mellberg disclosed that he had previous mental-health counseling. (Dec. 11, 1995)

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