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Munich killer David Ali Sonboly warned he would kill his classmates after a row at school, it has been reported, reports Sky News.
The teenager told a 14-year-old girl living in his apartment block, "I will kill you all", after falling out with peers, weeks before the shooting. Armela Segashi, 14, was one of the young victims On Sunday, it was reported that four of his victims were young friends sitting and eating at the same McDonald's table in the centre of Munich.
The friends comprised two boys of Turkish origin and two girls from Kosovan families. Police are investigating whether Sonboly, 18, specifically targeted young victims as he rampaged through McDonald's and the shopping centre. Most of his nine victims were teenagers. Three Turkish victims were named by the country's foreign minister as Sevda Dag, Can Leyla and Selcuk Kilic.
Three other victims were of Kosovan-Albanian origin, according to Facebook posts by family members. The father of one of the Kosovan-Albanians, 21-year-old Diamant Zabergja, visited the scene of the shooting holding a picture of his son.
Meanwhile, Fadil Segashi, uncle of a second Kosavan-Albanian victim, Armela Segashi, said she was "an example to others". He added: "She was only 14-years-old and she was a very good girl." The third Kosovan-Albanian victim was named as Sabina Sulaj.
Yesterday, friends and family gathered outside the shopping mall to mourn the death of their loved ones. Sonboly's teenage neighbour told journalists she saw Sonboly in his apartment block around midday on Friday, hours before the spree. She told the Daily Mail: "He was just standing looking down. Usually he would say hello but he did not even look at me as I walked past."
Authorities are checking reports that he felt bullied by his peers for several years, Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said. Police said it appeared the teen hacked into a Facebook account and lured people to McDonald's with an offer of free food. The posting had been sent from a young woman's account.
It urged people to arrive at the centre at 4pm, saying: "I'll give you something if you want, but not too expensive."
The Munich gunman may have been inspired by Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik Apparently, one acquaintance had warned young people to stay clear. "This here is a fake account of one Ali Sonboly. Don't get your hopes up," wrote Lukas Dore. He added: "The boy is psychologically disturbed and only wants attention."
It has also been reported that Sonboly had swapped his WhatsApp profile picture to that of mass murderer Anders Breivik, Far-right extremist Breivik killed 77 people in Norway exactly five years to the day before the Munich shootings. The Bild newspaper pointed out that, like Breivik, Sonboly was armed with a 9mm Glock pistol.
Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann said: "The fifth anniversary of the Breivik massacre ought to be considered as a motivation."
A search of the teenager's room has revealed he was obsessed with mass killings. Police said he had no links with Islamic State. During the search, investigators found a book called: "Rampage in Head: Why Students Kill."
(Read more: http://news.sky.com/story/chilling-revenge-warning-of-munich-gunman-10511000)