Patrick Crusius, a 21-year-old white man from Allen, Texas, pleaded not guilty in court Thursday in the killing of 22 people in the Aug. 3 mass shooting at an East El Paso Walmart.

The attack is the seventh deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history and the third deadliest in Texas. Twenty-five people also were wounded.

Crusius, who is accused of using an AK-47-style rifle in the attack, allegedly told authorities after his arrest that he intended to kill as many Mexicans as possible and reportedly posted a white-supremacist manifesto online shortly before opening fire, officials have said.


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