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After mass shooting, Odessa’s mayor is "mad as hell" but helping his city cope

David Turner says residents are still in shock. He’s unsure of the solution but is troubled that the gunman was able to obtain a firearm even after failing a background check.

By David Brown and Rhonda Fanning, Texas Standard
Odessa Mayor David Turner, far right, speaks at a vigil at the University of Texas Permian Basin on Sept. 1, 2019.  The Odessa community came together at The University of Texas to pay respect to the victims who were shot and injured in the recent mass shooting.

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