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In Depth (Columbine School Shooting / Investigation) #715784

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 09, 2002
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Denver: Jim Avila) The investigation into the death of Littleton, Colorado, Columbine High School student Danny Rohrbough featured; details given of claims that a SWAT team member killed Rohrbough instead of gunmen Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold & of the firing of Sheriff's Deputy Jim Taylor reported. [Mother Sue PETRONE - says she wants to know the truth.] [Arapahoe County, Colorado, Sheriff Pat SULLIVAN, Jr. - says Taylor's testimony may have caused Rohrbough's parents to believe friendly fire killed their son; says Taylor never saw anyone get shot.] [On videotape, voice of TAYLOR - says he saw Daniel drop after he was shot.] Diagrams shown of the school.

Brokaw, Tom;
Avila, Jim

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