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Murdered Cameraman’s Fiancée Was in Control Room, Watched Shooting Live

Following the horrific events in Roanoke, Virginia Wednesday morning, CNN Newsroom anchor Carol Costello interviewed WDBJ7’s president and general manager, Jeffrey Marks and discovered something rather distressing about slain cameraman Adam Ward.

It turns out Ward’s fiancée is WDBJ7 morning producer Melissa Ott, and she was in the station’s control room when Ward and reporter Alison Parker were gunned down during a live report. Combined with the revelation from the station’s evening anchor, Chris Hurst that he and Parker were in love and planned on getting married.

Watch below, via CNN:

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