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Tennessee / Movie Theater Attack #1087582

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 05, 2015
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(Studio: David Muir) Another movie theater shooting near Nashville, Tennessee, introduced; scenes shown of armed police with gunfire heard.

(Atlanta: Steve Osunsami) The theater attack that ended with the death of the gunman at the hands of police reviewed; scenes shown from outside the theater. [Nashville police dept. Don AARON - describes what happened in the shooting; praises the police officer.] [MOVIEGOER - recounts what she was told by police.]

(Studio: David Muir) The shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana, recalled.

(Studio: Cecilia Vega) The issue of security inside movie theaters examined; scenes shown from Lafayette, where John Houser opened fire & from Aurora, Colorado, in 2012, where James Holmes opened fire. [Actress Amy SCHUMER - comments.]

Muir, David;
Osunsami, Steve;
Vega, Cecilia

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