KABC’s Leanne Suter was struck in the hand by a BB gun pellet while doing a live report on Saturday. Remarkably, she was able to maintain her composure long enough to finish the stand-up.
Suter and her photographer were filming near a freeway in Fontana a little after 6 p.m. when two teenage boys allegedly fired a BB gun in their direction. Reporting on flooding in the area, Suter gave little indication on-camera that she had been hit (video above).
According to KABC, Suter was eventually treated at a hospital. Police arrested two boys, ages 16 and 17, in the incident. Read more