Parents march to school to get children after deadly shooting

Parents march to school to get children after deadly shooting

MATTHEWS, N.C. — Moments after the shooting at Butler High School Monday morning, police told parents to gather outside Elevation Church on East Independence Boulevard, which is about 1 mile from the school.

They were told they'd have to wait hours to be reunited because police wanted to keep students inside the school while they were finishing their investigation.

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Parents were desperate to get their children, so they walked as a group from the church to Butler.

In the video at the top of this webpage, Eyewitness News reporter Mark Barber was with those families the entire time.

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