Author of 'American Sniper' Chris Kyle shot to death
Chris Kyle, the former US Navy SEAL sniper who was responsible for 160 kills during his career as a sniper, was shot and killed with another man at a gun range on Saturday, the co-author of Kyle's book said. A suspect, identified as Eddie Ray Routh, was arrested. The second victim was not identified.


Kyle, who wrote "American Sniper" about his military service from 1999 to 2009. He served four combat tours of duty in Operation Iraqi Freedom and elsewhere, and won two Silver Stars and five Bronze Stars for bravery, according to his book. (Reuters)