Hello to you on this Friday morning! This is Christine Nelson writing you this email from the WBTV Newsroom. Today is September 12. We have a busy morning of news to get you caught up on so watch WBTV News This Morning when you get up! We're live from 4:30-9:00 a.m. on WBTV and Bounce TV.
BREAKING NEWS: Remember T. J. Lane? He's the 19-year-old who was convicted of killing three students in a high school cafeteria at Chardon High School in Ohio. I couldn't believe it when I saw the alert overnight that he escaped from prison! We have since learned he has been captured. But the story doesn't end there. WBTV's Kristen Miranda has the breaking details in the Alert Center.
TODAY: In a few hours the South Carolina father who, police say, admitted to killing his 5 children will be in court. We're finding more details on the children's poor living situation before their senseless deaths.
WEIRD! Someone dressed in a Pokemon outfit somehow got beyond the White House fence. We'll show you an image of the incident and how the Secret Service quickly swooped in.
BRAND NEW: With her disappearance leaving no clues behind, we have new information you haven't heard or seen yet on Appalachian State University's response to some of the details surrounding Anna Marie Smith's case.
See you on the air!