A day after the 22-year-old man who allegedly opened fire inside a Colorado Springs LGBTQ nightclub was preliminarily charged with murder and hate crimes, investigators continued seeking a motive Tuesday.

Anderson Lee Aldrich, wearing camouflage and a bulletproof vest, entered Club Q late Saturday night armed with a handgun and an assault-style rifle. Within minutes, police say, he had killed five people and wounded 18 others, until he was subdued by a club patron who tackled him. Several other customers then pinned the gunman to the ground until authorities arrived.

Colorado investigators seek motive in LGBTQ club shooting

Anthony, who was injured in the Colorado Springs attack, attends a hospital news conference with his spouse, Jeremy. President Joe Biden spoke with affected families, according to administration officials who also reiterated their goal to restore a ban on assault-style rifles. 

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