The man who shot his boss before taking his own life in a downtown Chicago office building was a high-ranking executive of a technology company, officials told the Los Angeles Times.
Anthony DeFrances, 60, of Barrington, Ill., was pronounced dead at 10:44 a.m., a short time after he opened fire on the 17th floor of the Bank of America Building, according to a spokesperson for the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office.
Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy said during an afternoon news conference that DeFrances was angry over being demoted and produced a firearm shortly after walking into a meeting with his company's CEO.
There was a struggle, and DeFrances shot the...