Damning Report, New Footage Show Chaos of Uvalde Response

Hundreds of law enforcement officers massed but then waited to confront the gunman even after a child trapped with the shooter called 911.

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Family of shooting victims listen to the Texas House investigative committee release its full report on the shootings at Robb Elementary School, Sunday, July 17, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
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UVALDE, Texas (AP) — A damning report and hours of body camera footage further laid bare the chaotic response to a mass shooting at a Uvalde elementary school, where hundreds of law enforcement officers massed but then waited to confront the gunman even after a child trapped with the shooter called 911. The findings of an investigative committee released Sunday were the first to criticize both state and federal law enforcement, and not just local…

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