PBS NewsHour

Why Virginia Beach mass shooting is different from others

Clip: 06/03/2019 | 6m 43s

In Virginia Beach, thousands of city employees gathered Monday to mourn friends and colleagues killed in Friday’s mass shooting at a government building. Police haven’t yet shared a motive for the attack but have revealed details about the shooter's weapon. Amna Nawaz talks to former Homeland Security official Juliette Kayyem about what made this shooting different and how the law should react.

Aired: 06/03/19

Rating: NR

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