Dayton Tragedy Restarts Push for ‘Red Flag’ Law in Ohio

Twenty-five years ago this November, a 37-year-old man named Keith Ledeger entered Wickliffe Middle School in northeast Ohio with a 12-guage shotgun and killed the custodian and wounded three other people. “It was grim. It was unspeakable,” David R. Tanski, superintendent at the time, told The Plain Dealer that day. “We’ve never had anything like this with a random, senseless act of violence. Nothing like this has ever happened before.”
America’s reaction to the recent shootings in El Paso and Dayton was very different. Keith Ledeger, who had once been a student at Wickliffe, was a paranoid…