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Connecticut / School Shooting #1035492

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 15, 2012
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(Newtown, Connecticut: Jim Axelrod) The mass shooting yesterday at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, introduced; details given about the 20 young and six adult victims, shot by Adam Lanza.

(Newtown, Connecticut: Margaret Brennan) The death of 20 first graders, the gunman's mother and six women from the school featured; scenes shown from outside the school. [Connecticut medical examiner Dr. H. Wayne CARVER†- comments.] [Connecticut police spokesman Lt. Paul VANCE†- comments on the shooter forcing his way into the school.] [Nancy Lanza's friend Dan HOLMES - talks about her guns.] [Rev. Mark MOORE, Lee PAULSON - comment.]

(Studio: Jim Axelrod) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Orr) The shooting investigation examined; details given about the shooting by Adam Lanza with an assault rifle inside the school; photos shown of the school principal. [CARVER - talks about the autopsies.] [VANCE - talks about the evidence.]

(Studio: Jim Axelrod; studio: John Miller) The investigation into an argument in the school, the tough gun laws in Connecticut that Nancy Lanza had to go through and why Nancy wanted weapons discussed.

(Studio: Jim Axelrod) The words of a young victim's father presented. [Father Robbie PARKER - talks about his daughter, Emilie.]

(Studio: Jim Axelrod) Report introduced.

(Newtown, Connecticut: Michelle Miller) The heroism of teachers inside the school presented; photos shown. [Sarah SHIMSHACH‡, teacher Donna VOLLMER††, victim Vicki Soto's cousin Jim WILTSIE††- describe what happened at the school.]

Axelrod, Jim;
Brennan, Margaret;
Orr, Bob;
Miller, John;
Miller, Michelle

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