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Florida / School Shooting #1120941

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 15, 2018
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(Parkland, Florida: David Muir) The day after the deadly school shooting rampage in Florida by gunman Nikolas† Cruz with many dead introduced; scenes & photos shown from inside & outside the school in Parkland, including pictures of the slain victims.

(Parkland, Florida: Victor Oquendo) The timeline of the attack on the school reviewed; scenes from inside a classroom with diagrams with audio from student David Hogg & police played, the student evacuation shown. [STUDENT, Broward County Sheriff Scott ISREAL - describe what happened.] How Cruz escaped from the school after the shooting discussed

(Parkland, Florida: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Ft. Lauderdale: Tom Llamas) The suspect's trail after the shooting examined; scenes shown of Cruz in court, being handcuffed earlier, from his Instagram account, the neighborhood where he grew up; details given about Cruz's background, including his obsession with guns. [Coconut Creek police dept. Officer Michael LEONARD†- recalls encountering the suspect.] [Cruz neighbor Brody SPINO - calls him weird.] [Video blogger Ben BENNIGHT%- recounts seeing his shooter post.] The concern about Cruz's mental state discussed,

(Parkland, Florida: David Muir) The terror & tragedy for survivors of the shooting featured; scenes shown of the anchor with a group of students. [STUDENTS, Jonathan BLANK, MacKenzie HILL, Jayden BLAIR - recount what happened inside the school, texting their parents, reacting to the shooting, the police response & orders, showing pictures of killed friends.]

(Parkland, Florida: David Muir) Report introduced.

(White House: Cecilia Vega) President Trump's address about the shooting in Florida introduced. [TRUMP - says we will work to secure our schools & deal with the issue of mental health.] [Victim Alyssa's mother Lori ALHADEFF††- calls for Trump to stop the guns.] A tweet from student Sarah Chadwick directed to the president about gun control & a response from Senator Marco Rubio quoted.

(Parkland, Florida: David Muir) The faces of the lives lost here reported; photos shown with their families quoted. [Broward County public schools supt. Robert RUNCIE†- comments on the tragedy.] [STUDENT, ISRAEL - recount the shooting of coach Aaron Feis††.]

Muir, David;
Oquendo, Victor;
Llamas, Tom;
Vega, Cecilia

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