Authorities identify Calif. gunman who killed 6 ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page MICHAEL NELSON Policemen deployed at one of the nine crime scenes where a man went on a killing rampage near the University of California at Santa Barbara. YouTube via AP Authorities identified the gunman as Elliot Rodger, 22, and said he apparently committed suicide. Zack Warburg An armed police officer walked near the scene of a shooting rampage in Isla Vista, Calif. MICHAEL NELSON A policeman talked with a woman near the car of the shooting suspect. John Palminteri/keyt/ap Seven were killed and seven injured after a mass shooting near the campus of the University of Santa Barbara in Calif. John Palminteri/keyt/ap A car window was shot out after a mass shooting in Isla Vista, Calif., Friday. John Palminteri Police investigated a scene. Shootings occurred at several sites, resulting in nine crime scenes.