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Littleton, Colorado / School Shooting #629395

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 21, 1999
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(Littleton, Colorado: Tom Brokaw) The aftermath of the school shooting in Littleton, Colorado, featured; the timeline of events given; computer animation of the school shown.

(Littleton, Colorado: Jim Avila) The suspects, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, and their families examined; details given of the boys' background with crime and guns. [Students Brooks BROWN, Aaron COHN, Matthew GOOD, "Trench Coat Mafia" member Alex MARSH - talk about the boys and their parents.]

(Littleton, Colorado: Tom Brokaw) Interview held with Brown. [BROWN - says he never thought Klebold was violent; says the suspects hated everybody; calls Klebold a follower; says Klebold's parents are nice people; says he will never be able to go back to the school.]

(Littleton, Colorado: George Lewis) The difficulty of recovering the bodies from Columbine High School reported. [Father Michael SCHOELS - says his son, Isaiah, was a black athlete, thus at double risk.] [PERSON - says there were 30 bombs found.] [Teacher Michelle DIMANNI - says there is nothing anyone can say to comfort the survivors.] [PERSON - says she does not know if the school will reopen.]

(Littleton, Colorado: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Littleton, Colorado: Dan Abrams) Interview held with Dr. Chris Colwell, the first doctor at the site of the school shooting. [COLWELL - says many victims never saw the attack coming; describes seeing the suspects' bodies.]

(Littleton, Colorado: Tom Brokaw) The scaling back of the National Rifle Assn. convention to be held in Denver reported.

Abrams, Dan;
Avila, Jim;
Brokaw, Tom;
Lewis, George

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