Vernon neighbors shocked by Wyoming killer


Uploaded by WTNH on 02.12.2012

Transcript:
GOOD EVENING I'M DON LARK.
THANKS FOR JOINING US. WE'RE
CONTINUING TO LEARN MORE ABOUT
THREE DEATHS IN WYOMING...
WITH A CONNECTICUT CONNECTION.
POLICE SAY A MAN LEFT
VERNON... AND DROVE OUT TO
WYOMING... WHERE HE KILLED HIS
FATHER AND HIS FATHER'S
GIRLFRIEND ON FRIDAY... BEFORE
KILLLING HIMSELF. WE'VE
LEARNED HE TOLD A NEIGHBOR
BEFORE THE KILLIINGS... HIS
FATHER GAVE HIM ASPERGER'S
SYNDROME AND SAID HIS DAD
SHOULD BE "CASTRATED" TO
PREVENT HIM FROM HAVING MORE
CHILDREN. NEWS 8'S
STEPHANIE SIMONI CAUGHT UP
WITH NEIGHBORS AROUND
CHRISTOPHER KRUMM'S VERNON
APARTMENT... AS THEY'RE
REACTING TO IT ALL.
STEPHANIE... DON, WE'RE
LEARNING MORE ABOUT 25-YEAR
OLD CHRISTOPHER KRUMM.I SPOKE
TO SEVERAL NEIGHBORS WHO LIVED
WITH HIM ON GROVE STREET HERE
HE SHOT HIS FATHER WITH A BOW
ARROW...NOW HE'S A PROFESSOR
AT A COMMUNITY COLLEGE...HIS
NAME IS JAMES KRUMM AND POLICE
SAID CHRISTOPHER KILLED HIM
INFRONT OF HIS COMPUTER
SCIENCE CLASS.THEN KILLED
HIMSELF WITH A KNIFE.POLICE
SAY HE SMUGGLED THE WEAPONS
ONTO CAMPUS UNDER A BLANKET.
NOW NEIGHBORS HERE IN VERNON
SAID HE WAS A NICE GUY WHO
PRETTY MUCH WOULD KEEP TO
HIMSELF AND HE WOULD OPENLY
TALK ABOUT BEING DIAGNOSED
WITH ASPERGERS. LIVING NEXT TO
ALSO I SPOKE WITH A DOCTOR
FROM ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL DR.
MARK GREENSTEIN WHO IS AN
EXPERT IN AUTISM AND ASPERGERS.
HE SAYS IT'S VERY UNUSUAL FOR
PEOPLE ON THE AUTISM SPECTRUM
TO ACT OUT VIOLENTLY LIKE THIS
CASE.OF COURSE POLICE ARE
STILL TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHY
HE DID IT.WERE LIVE IN VERNON
STEPHANIE SIMONI NEWS 8.
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