92.7 WOBM News Flash Briefing: October 3
On the second day of investigations into the Las Vegas massacre, there is little in Stephen Paddock's background, so far, to portend the worst killing spree in US history. Authorities say he was a retired accountant, without so much as a parking ticket - and had 10 suitcases full of guns in his hotel room, his vantage point for killing 59 victims and injuring 530.
The carnage revives dialogue about tougher gun laws. On Townsquare's "Ask The Governor" Monday night, Governor Chris Christie expressed doubts that the tragedy would have been averted. He admitted that he'll worry the next time his kids go to a concert.
A Toms River lawyer with a run for an Ocean County Freeholder seat in his past, now sets his sights on a state Assembly post. Michael Cooke and fellow Democrat Ray Baker are pursuing election in Legislative District 10, facing longtime Assembly Republicans Dave Wolfe and Greg McGuckin.
Coffee With A Cop Day is, appropriately, 10-4, tomorrow morning. Slug some joe with Lakewood police, 9 - 11 AM, at Dunkin Donuts on Airport Road, or at Starbucks on Route 70.