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|tkdguy||26 Aug 2015 11:39 a.m. PST|
A reporter and a cameraman were shot dead during a live broadcast. They had just concluded an interview.
| Dan Cyr ||26 Aug 2015 12:33 p.m. PST|
Another day in the U.S.
Cannot imagine the grief their families are suffering.
|Who asked this joker||26 Aug 2015 12:49 p.m. PST|
It's absolutely horrible. The reporters were somewhere near Roanoke VA.
|jpattern2 ||26 Aug 2015 5:46 p.m. PST|
Tragic and senseless. Again.
|goragrad||26 Aug 2015 7:20 p.m. PST|
A little more information on the shooter on Reuters -
Sad situation. My condolences for the victims' friends and families.
|mandt2||26 Aug 2015 9:08 p.m. PST|
I saw the video this AM. It was surreal. Shocking.
| Patrick R ||26 Aug 2015 11:31 p.m. PST|
It appears the whole story was a storm brewing. The shooter recorded his deed and a shiver runs down the spine when you see him point a pistol at people and nobody even notices until it is too late …
|Old Wolfman||27 Aug 2015 6:42 a.m. PST|
Heard about it last night.
|Mithmee ||27 Aug 2015 6:09 p.m. PST|
The shooter was one sick scumbag who was living in filth while being surrounded by pictures of himself along with porn and sex toys.
|GeoffQRF ||28 Aug 2015 4:03 a.m. PST|
Apparently the cameraman had previously reported the shooter in a separate incident which resulted in the shooter being fired from his job at the station. As such he was disgruntled with the station in general, and the cameraman and reporter specifically. After the shooting he fled, but was pinned down by state police. He then shot himself critically, and died a short while later.
But he was clearly a mentally unstable individual – being disgruntled is one thing, but premeditating the whole thing before, during and after by video smacks of someone who never should have been allowed to own anything sharper than a pencil..
| Condor ||02 Sep 2015 6:22 a.m. PST|
Has anyone figured out how the shooter knew exactly where to be and at what time? I think we might be looking at more than one person in this crime.