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Virginia Tech Shooting Investigation

 

A shooting on the campus of Virginia Tech leaves a police officer and another person dead.   We'll have a live report from the campus. Today's deaths reopened old wounds. You may remember back in 2007 when a student gunman killed 32 people and then shot himself. 

In Montgomery, a man arrested yesterday after a chase is now facing charges for a robbery and a shooting back in October. 35-year-old Gerrard Dixon is charged with first degree robbery and attempted murder.  Police say on Halloween,  he robbed a business on Woodley Road and shot the store clerk several times. 

Don't believe there is such thing as a grinch? 

A Jefferson County woman is trying to cope with the theft of her 9-year-old daughter's Christmas presents. But, there is a bright side to this story. We'll tell you how thoughtful neighbors are stepping in to help!

Plus how Governor Bentley is sharing the joys of adoption in Alabama. We'll explain.

Join us for these stories plus weather and sports tonight at five and six on WSFA 12 News. 

See ya then,

Valorie Lawson

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