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Local Hero Calms Would-Be School Shooter: "We All Go Through Something In Life"

  • U.S.
  • 08.23.13 10:29 AM EDT

Antoinette Tuff, the bookkeeper at a Decatur, Georgia elementary school wasn't armed when man with an AK-47 slipped in to the building where she worked. She just had poise and compassion, plainly evident in her composed 911 call, in which she can be heard calming the would-be shooter -- and preventing a massive tragedy.