Discovery Channel gunman mad over global warming
POSTED: Saturday, September 4, 2010 - 9:42am
UPDATED: Monday, September 6, 2010 - 12:39am
MARYLAND - An update on Wednesday's hostage situation near DC. After a night searching for explosives the all clear's been given at the Discovery Channel building in Maryland.
Police found 4 bombs including two made with propane. They're also gathering evidence from when gunman James Lee stormed into the building and took three of 1,900 workers hostage.
During the ordeal.... Lee ended up on the phone with an NBC producer. Lee talked to the producer for about
But the standoff continued for another four hours until Lee was shot and killed by police.
The gunman was reportedly angry over the Discovery Channel's lack of programming on global warming.
Lee said he experienced an ''awakening" when he watched former Vice President Al Gore's documentary ''An Inconvenient Truth."
Jessica Wilson/ KETKnbc.com