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'Oh son, I love you so much': Father talks about losing son hours after deadly California shooting

10 days ago   |   By WBALTV

Hours after a gunman stormed a bar in Thousand Oaks, California, and opened fire, Jason Coffman learned that his oldest son was among the 12 killed.
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Father's parting words to son killed in California shooting: ‘I love you'

Father's parting words to son killed in California shooting: ‘I love you'

10 days ago   |   By WGN TV

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Jason Coffman displays a photo of his son Cody outside the Thousands Oaks Teen Center. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Hours after a gunman stormed a bar in Thousand Oaks, California , and opened fire, Jason Coffman learned that his oldest son was among the 12 killed.
“His name was Cody Coffman, my firstborn son,” said Coffman, his voice breaking as he wiped tears away with a tissue.
“Oh God... oh son, I love you so much,” he said, clutching his chest. “Oh heavenly father, just please be with him.”
Cody had just turned 22, and was in the process of talking...
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