Infatuated man kills teacher outside school

Forensics investigators view the blanket-covered body of a special education teacher who authorities say was shot and killed Friday, Feb. 26, 2010, at Birney Elementary School in Tacoma, Wash. Authorities say the suspect in the shooting was later killed in a shootout with a Pierce County Sheriff's deputy. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

February 26, 2010 1:57:13 PM PST
A man apparently infatuated with a special education teacher shot and killed her as she walked into her elementary school Friday, shortly before students began arriving.