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Winnetka, Illinois / Shootings #562380

NBC Evening News for Monday, May 23, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Winnetka, Illinois: Jim Cummins) Funeral for second grader Nicholas Corwin featured; details given, scenes shown. [CHILDREN - comment on fears.] Affluent Chicago suburb of Winnetka featured. [PARENT - comments on incident.] Residents reported concerned with regard to Laurie Dann's attack upon children. [Tom BEETER - comments on Dann.] Dann reported keeping hit list of people she wanted to kill and police noted finding food and beverages she had laced with arsenic. [Winnetka police chief Herbert TIMM - comments on investigation.] Gun shop owner quoted with regard to Dann's gun purchases. Ray and Ruth Andrew's son reported critically wounded by Dann. [Ray ANDREW - says tragedy national problem.] Corwin's mother's statement quoted.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Conds. of Corwin's classmates given.

Brokaw, Tom;
Cummins, Jim

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