Timothy McVeigh. Timothy James McVeigh (April 23, 1968 – June 11, 2001) was an American domestic terrorist who perpetrated the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing, which killed 168 people and injured over 680 others.Did McVeigh say he was sorry for the Oklahoma City bombing?
^ a b "Ready for execution, McVeigh says he's sorry for deaths". Newsok.com. June 9, 2001. Archived from the original on 2012-05-02. Retrieved May 25, 2012. ^ "Oklahoma City Bombing Injuries" (PDF).Why was Timothy McVeigh not charged with federal crimes?
The U.S. Department of Justice brought federal charges against McVeigh for causing the deaths of eight federal officers leading to a possible death penalty for McVeigh; they could not bring charges against McVeigh for the remaining 160 deaths in federal court because those deaths fell under the jurisdiction of the State of Oklahoma.Who is David McVeigh?
McVeigh was born on April 23, 1968, in Lockport, New York, the only son and the second of three children of Irish Americans Mildred "Mickey" Noreen ( née Hill) and William McVeigh. In 1866, McVeigh's great-great-grandfather Edward McVeigh emigrated from Ireland and settled in Niagara County.