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The Acacia Strain’s Vincent Bennett Condemns Actions Of Dayton, Ohio Mass Shooter As Reports Emerge That Shooter Was Wearing The Band’s Merch


The Acacia Strain have found themselves dragged into this morning’s (August 04th) mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio which saw the shooter, a 24-year-old white male, kill nine people and wound at least 27 others in a nightlife section of the Oregon District of the city.

A photo circulating from the scene, allegedly of the shooter’s body after being shot dead by responding police, saw the lifeless individual wearing a hoodie from The Acacia Strain featuring the lyrics from the band’s song “Ramirez“. This led to initial local news reports such as the one below:

Upon hearing of the news, The Acacia Strain frontman Vincent Bennett took to social media to comment on the matter:

The Acacia Strain's Ramirez Hoodie

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