A list of names - including some Republican members of Congress - was found with the Alexandria shooter, according to a law enforcement source and Rep. Mo Brooks, who was on the list and present at the practice but unharmed by the shooting.
A playground near the baseball field is cordoned off with police tape as the investigation continue at the scene in Alexandria, Va., Thursday, June 15, 2017, the day after House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La. was shot d.
The person said Saturday that investigators aren't sure of the significance of the names and don't know if it was a list of people he was targeting. Authorities were investigating Hodgkinson's social media posts, a cellphone, computer and camera. MedStar Washington Hospital Center Director of Trauma Dr. Jack Sava speaks during a news conference in Washington, Friday, June 16, 2017, about the condition of House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La. who was shot in Alexa.
No timeline has been given for Scalise's recovery. Medstar Washington Hospital Center said the congressman underwent another surgery Saturday, and that he is more responsive and speaking with family.For three months, Hodgkinson lived out of a white cargo van in a gentrified neighborhood just miles from where US laws are made.
Louisiana congressman Steve Scalise has been upgraded from "critical" to "serious condition".
Four other people were hurt after James Hodgkinson opened fire at the baseball field as they practised in the morning ahead of a charity game.
"Many lives would have been lost if not for the heroic actions of the two Capitol Police officers who took down the gunman despite sustaining gunshot wounds during a very, very brutal assault", Trump said. "There was nothing conspicuous about him", Duncan said Wednesday. "I feel a lot more confident and a lot more optimistic than I did two or three days ago". Duncan said he told him it was a Republican ball practice, and Hodgkinson started to shoot them.
A spokeswoman for Capitol Police did not return CNN's request for comment. He remains in critical condition.
Lobbyist Matt Mika was shot multiple times and critically injured and remained hospitalised.