Parker said he will go to Washington D.C. next week to talk to lawmakers about gun control. Parker says one of his meetings is with Mark Kelly, the former astronaut and husband of the Arizona politician who was shot in 2011.
Vester Flanagan died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound at a Fairfax hospital around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. He is a former WDBJ7 employee. WDBJ7 photographer Adam Ward and WDBJ7 reporter Alison Parker were attacked during a live broadcast near Smith Mountain Lake.