Main Content

NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt
NIGHTLY 6:30/5:30c

Authorities say gunman came to Buffalo grocery store in March amid questions over whether warning signs were missed

CLIP05/16/22
Also available on the nbc app

Police say the 18-year-old gunman had a disturbing plan when he stormed into the Buffalo Tops on Saturday. They say the suspect may have been scouting the location back in March. Authorities interviewed the suspect’s parents, confirming he had written a 180-page racist rant. Last June, the suspect had also previously run into law enforcement when he allegedly threatened to carry out a school shooting but was released after being given a mental health evaluation. The Buffalo community is mourning the ten victims, including Tops security guard Aaron Salter, who was killed trying to guard the store.

Appearing:Lester Holt
Tags: health, International News, Lester Holt, Making A Difference, NBC Nightly News, National News, news, nightly news, U.S. News, Breaking News, Evening News, politics, World News
S0 E04 minNRExcerptNews and InformationPrimetime

Episodes

We and our partners use cookies on this site to improve our service, perform analytics, personalize advertising, measure advertising performance, and remember website preferences. By using the site, you consent to these cookies. For more information on cookies including how to manage your consent visit our cookie policy.