Northern Star

Some blame shooting on lack of safety, others on mere nature of society

Jerry Burnes | Northern Star
A window at 1009 Aspen Dr. is broken after gunshots were fired at the building Tuesday night. Neighbors confirmed Wednesday that the window was at Apartment 3, the intended target of the gunshots. A bullet penetrated the glass and struck NIU line backer Devon Butler.

Thomas Verschelde

April 6, 2011

DeKALB | Mixed feelings flowed through the minds of students in the wake of Tuesday night's shooting. The shooting left NIU football linebacker Devon Butler in critical condition after he was struck by a bullet while visiting friends at an apartment building on Aspen Drive. "The shooting terrifies me,...