A Look Back: The September 28 Campus Shooting


Police officers walk past the east side of the Perry-Castañeda LIbrary while responding to the campus shooting on September 28th, 2010. In response to the incident, UT officials have implemented changes regarding police response to emergencies on campus. (Daily Texan file photo)

Photo Credit: Erika Rich | Daily Texan Staff

On Tuesday morning, a UT student fired several rounds from an AK-47 while on campus. He later died by suicide in a campus library when police tried to apprehend him.

Below is a copy of the paper, articles, slideshows and videos from The Daily Texan staffers, as well as viewer submitted pictures and videos on one page for easy viewing. Each slideshow's and video's original related article can be found in the link above each presentation.






FBI investigates case, shooter's background - by Collin Eaton

UT student kills self after firing AK-47 on 21st Street - by Nolan Hicks

Witnesses recount school lockdown- by Aziza Musa

Business freshman Trevor Egan looks out of Jester Center at the line of police in front of the PCL.

Gunman on Campus - by Pierre Bertrand, Courtney Griffin and Fanny Trang

One suspected shooter dead at UT campus library, no one else injured - by Nolan Hicks and Aziza Musa

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