Parishioner Who Shot Gunman Speaks Out About Attack On Texas Church | NBC Nightly News

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Published: 12/31/2019 01:30 AM

Jack Wilson said he felt an instinct the moment the man walked in with his wig and fake beard. Officials have not yet revealed a motive for the attack. » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News Digital is a collection of...

It took less than six seconds to shatter the peace at west freeway church of christ, police, say 43 year-old keith, thomas kenan, walked into the sanctuary and sat among the congregation. You see him exchange words with someone, then pull out a shotgun and fire twice just seconds later. He is fatally shot by armed members of the churches, volunteer security team. I'Ve heard one round. The subject ...
ent down jack wilson trains that team here at his home gun range. He says the shooter immediately raised a red flag, the wig like beard and he kept trying to adjust it. There was concern that you know there was a possible threat from the moment. He walked in fromthe minute. He walked in. Yes, officials are not yet releasing a motive, and tonight we are learning more about those. In his path. 67 year old, richard white, a member of the volunteer security team from his grieving family, god placed you where you were needed.

You stood up against evil and sacrificed your life and 64 year old, tony wallace, a grandfather serving communion. His daughter says when he was shot. He didn't have to pick an innocent life. My dad was a great man. It comes two years after 26, people were killed at first baptist church in sutherland springs texas. Soon after members here started their own security team, a controversial concept with some critics butwilson says he has no doubt his team saved lives. I don't feel like. I killed a human, i killed a an evil and that's that's how i'm coping with the situation and tonight members are starting to gather here at the church for a closed prayer service. This evening, as one member told me peter here, they are family and this is a place of healing, hey nbc news fans, thanks for checking out our youtube channel subscribe by clicking on that button down here and click on any of the videos over here to watch. The latest interviews show highlights, and digital exclusives thanks for watching.

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