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Littleton, Colorado / School Shooting #387219

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 30, 1999
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Littleton, Colorado: Bill Whitaker) Attempts to track down the source of one of the guns used by Columbine High School gunmen Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold reported; details given of the arrest of Denver gun store clerk Harry Sowell for giving false information. [Jefferson County, Colorado, District Attorney Dave THOMAS - says the investigators will know if they will press charges against anyone soon.] [Lead investigator Lieutenant John KIEKBUSCH - says earlier investigations of Harris led nowhere.]

(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Jerry Bowen) A rash of copycat bomb and gun threats at schools across the United States reported; scenes shown from several schools. [In Charlotte, North Carolina, STUDENT - describes what looked like a bomb.] [Collinsville, Illinois, STUDENT - says the bomb threats are scary.] [Near Atlanta, OFFICIAL - talks about a tape recorder left running that was mistaken for a bomb.] [National School Safety Center Ronald STEPHENS - says the awareness of threats is out there.] [STUDENT - talks about responses to a bomb threat.]

Bowen, Jerry;
Schieffer, Bob;
Whitaker, Bill

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