Sunday, June 14 2009 4:31 PM EDT2009-06-14 21:31:56 GMT
WASHINGTON (AP) - Authorities say the man charged with killing a security guard at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum will likely survive the injuries he suffered when other museum guards returned fire. >>
WASHINGTON (AP) - Authorities say the man charged with killing a security guard at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum will likely survive the injuries he suffered when other museum guards returned fire. The 88-year-old von Brunn, who was shot in the face, is charged with murder in the Wednesday shooting of 39-year-old security guard Stephen T. Johns. >>
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June 10, 2009 05:42 PM PDT 2009-06-11 02:21:21 GMT
WASHINGTON. - A brief gun battle erupted this afternoon inside the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum alongside Washington's National Mall. When it was all over a gunman and security guard were both hit.>>
WASHINGTON. - A brief gun battle erupted Wednesday inside the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum alongside Washington's National Mall leaving a security guard dead and the gunman in critical condition. The guard that was shot and killed has been identified as Stephen Johns. Law enforcement sources said the suspect is 89-year-old James von Brunn, a Maryland resident with links to anti-government, white supremacist groups. The FBI says Brunn once lived in Hayden.>>
SPOKANE, Wash. - 30 students from Saint George Middle School were at the U.S. Holocaust museum the same morning the deadly shooting took place last week. They're now back in Spokane after a five day trip.
The middle school students had studied the holocaust in class and were in the midst of a five day tour of Washington D.C. landmarks when the deadly shooting at the museum happened.
Ruth Ann Johnson was one of two teachers with the group of 30 students. They had toured the museum from 10:30 to 11:30 that morning and were on the opposite side of the museum building when the shooting occurred at 12:50. The group actually saw the first emergency responders on scene.
Ruth Ann says they didn't learn what happened until later that day and the students immediately called their parents to let them know they were okay. She says the students handled the shooting well, but were definitely impacted by it. "We all talked and were asking if we remembered the guard, seen him. We didn't go back in the museum but drove by a couple times and saw the memorial. They were touched it made it very real for them."
The school says the students' tours that day actually had a broader theme of remembering acts of violence. They had begun the day with a tour of Ford's Theater where President Lincoln was shot, before going to the Holocaust Museum and were ending their day at the Pentagon Memorial to remember the victims of the September 11th attack.
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