1997: Luke Woodham makes initial court appearance

Luke Woodham was arrested quickly after the shootings at his home on Barrow Street and later at Pearl High School. This is Bert Case's report on Woodham's initial court appearance 21 years ago today (October 2, 1997), the day after the shootings. For Woodham, it was the beginning of a long legal process that ultimately resulted in three life sentences at Parchman, where he remains today. #MSFlashback #OTD

1997: Luke Woodham makes initial court appearance