The shooter approached and put his gun to my head, demanding my purse. Lying under that truck, I gave him the purse, opened my eyes, and said, "Please don't do this."
I don't remember what was on the radio that night, but I do remember when they cut in on the regular programming with breaking news from Colorado. There had been a school shooting in the town of Littleton and the scene was chaotic.
Yesterday, North Park Elementary School students said goodbye to their parents and filed into their classrooms for the first time since 8-year-old Jonathan Martinez and his teacher were gunned down in their classroom.