Tuesday, February 8, 2011

AZ Republic Recounts Tucson Shooting Rampage

Posted By on Tue, Feb 8, 2011 at 11:33 AM

It's the one-month anniversary of the shooting rampage that shattered so many lives in our community. The Arizona Republic is running a series that examines how the day unfolded:


It begins with a phone call.

Hi, this is Gabby Giffords . . .

Supporters will gather for a quick photo. A few worried voters have tough questions to ask.

Come to Safeway tomorrow . . .

A friend plans to drop by to offer a thank-you. A photographer will pack his cameras.

Tell me how we can make government work . . .

Friday turns into Saturday.

In the darkness, at the north edge of Tucson, a young man checks into the Motel 6 by the interstate.

A set of lives are on a collision course, hurtling toward morning.


Read the whole thing here.

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