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Littleton, Colorado / School Shooting #629405

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 21, 1999
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(Littleton, Colorado: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Littleton: Roger O'Neil) The closing of all of the Littleton, Colorado, area schools after the shooting at Columbine High School reported; details given of the return to school of students at a nearby school. [At Colorado Academy, several STUDENTS - talk about the shooting; say it could happen anywhere.] [Denver Academy teacher Judy ZINN - asks how she would have reacted.] [Parent Mary BABBITT - says the fragility of life is reinforced.]

(Littleton, Colorado: Tom Brokaw) The public reaction in Jefferson County to the shooting reported. [At Catholic Church, Pastor Jerry ROHR - says everyone will wonder what may have prevented the tragedy.] [Student Katie CRONER - quotes what she wrote to her parents during the shooting.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
O'Neil, Roger
Duration:
00:03:50

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