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7 Times ‘See Something, Say Something’ Stopped Potential Tragedies in 2021

When: December 2021

Where: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, Florida

What: An Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University student was arrested after posting on social media that he was going to carry out a mass shooting on campus.

The suspect was arrested by Daytona Beach police as he left his apartment with a backpack containing a collapsible semi-automatic rifle and several boxes of 9mm ammunition. The backpack also contained a rifle scope, five loaded magazines, each holding 17 rounds, and an extended magazine loaded with 32 rounds.

Two students who were part of a Snapchat group with the suspect told university officials about the threats and officials alerted police.

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