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Atlanta, Georgia / Courthouse Killings / Nichols Arrest / Bedford Interview #783619

CNN Evening News for Saturday, Mar 12, 2005
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(Studio: Carol Lin) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Tony Harris) The capture of Atlanta courthouse shooting suspect Brian Nichols after being alerted by his hostage in a suburban apartment complex reviewed; scenes shown from the Bridgewater apartments. [Voice of 911 DISPATCHER – comments on the 911 call.] [Neighbor Christina SCHEEL†- comments.] [Atlanta S.W.A.T. James McCLURE†- comments on Nichols’s surrender.] [Gwinnett County police Chief Charles WALTERS†- says the victim was a champ.]

(Studio: Carol Lin) Report introduced.

(Duluth, Georgia: Elizabeth Cohen) The reaction of Bridgewater apartment residents to Nichols’s capture featured.

(Studio: Carol Lin) Live in-studio interview held with T. Jackson Bedford†, the spokesman for the family of Judge Rowland Barnes†, who was killed at the courthouse. [BEDFORD – talks about Barnes’s family; comments on the risk to judges; speculates on judges carrying guns; describes his friendship with Barnes.]

Lin, Carol;
Harris, Tony;
Cohen, Elizabeth

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