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Statement by Secretary Napolitano on Colorado Shooting

Release Date: 
July 20, 2012

For Immediate Release
DHS Press Office
Contact: 202-282-8010

“I am deeply saddened by the terrible shooting in Aurora, Colorado. Federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies continue to respond to this horrific event and I have directed the Department of Homeland Security to provide any support necessary in the ongoing investigation. We are committed to bringing those responsible to justice. Our hearts and prayers go out to anyone impacted by this tragedy, especially the family and friends of those killed or injured.”

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