Beatrice Dotson


Age: 95

retired accountant who was among one of five known fatalities shot and killed by a lone gunman identified as 20-year-old U.S. permanent resident Arcan Cetin from Turkey during a fatal September 23 mass shooting at the Cascade Mall in Burlington, Washington when the suspected perpetrator reportedly walked into a Macy's store inside the shopping center with a rifle and opened fire near the cosmetics counter, in which authorities later arrested the suspect without incident while he was walking down the street near his home in the Oak Harbor neighborhood after a nearly 24-hour manhunt, but the motive for the attack remains unclear.

Cause of Death: Gunshot wounds

Born: August 20, 1921

Died: September 23, 2016

Burlington, Washington